History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Castley

James Castley

Surname: CASTLEY

Given Names: James

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 11 April 1815 - London, England

Date of Death: 26 March 1888 - Launceston, Tasmania


House of Assembly: 5 September 1872

Electorate: South Launceston

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: April 1874

Reason for Departure: Resigned.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 147


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.