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Former Member Details

Mr Robert John KING (1839 - 1899)

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Date of Birth: 01/01/1839
Place of Birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death: 25/07/1899
Place of Death: Bondi, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 02 Feb 1880 06 Jun 1891 11 years 4 months 5 days
Member for Paddington 02 Feb 1880 06 Jun 1891 11 years 4 months 5 days
Australian Banking Company Sydney Bill Committee No.41 14 Nov 1890 04 Dec 1890 21 days
Political Party Activity
Community Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Businessman. In business as George King & Company., Sydney, taking over the firm from his father. Manager of Underwood estate, Paddington. Director of the Australian Mutual Provident Society. Auditor Australian Joint Stock Bank. Orangeman
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Son of George King, merchant, and Jane Creighton. Married Lucy Chatfield on 19 December 1865 at Sydney, and had issue, 1 son. Church of England.
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