History Resources - Members of Parliament

William Crosby

William Crosby

Surname: CROSBY

Given Names: William

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:8 October 1832 - Sunderland, Durham, England

Date of Death: 23 February 1910 - Hobart, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 4 May 1885

Electorate: Hobart

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 4 May 1909

Reason for Departure: Retired.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 195


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.