History Resources - Members of Parliament

Peter Barrett

Peter Barrett

Surname: BARRETT

Given Names: Peter

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1831 - Yorkshire, England

Date of Death: 22 July 1907 - Launceston, Tasmania


House of Assembly: 26 July 1886

Electorate: North Launceston


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 20 January 1897

Reason for Departure: Contested Launceston (HA). Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 198

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.