History Resources - Members of Parliament

Donald Cameron

Donald Cameron

Surname: CAMERON

Given Names: Donald

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1 August 1814 - Fordoun, Scotland

Date of Death: 31 October 1890 - Lymington, Tasmania


Legislative Council: 18 July 1868

Electorate: North Esk

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 13 July 1886

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


Father of Donald Norman Cameron MHA; grandfather of Donald Keith Cameron MHA (1934-37).

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 100


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.