History Resources - Members of Parliament

Walter Angus Bethune Gellibrand

 Walter Angus Bethune Gellibrand


Given Names: Walter Angus Bethune

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 17 October 1832 - Derwent Park, Tasmania

Date of Death: 5 November 1909 - Hobart, Tasmania


Legislative Council: 8 December 1871

Electorate: Derwent

Party: Independent

Positions Held: President 1 July 1884 -9 July 1889

Date of Departure: 7 May 1901

Reason for Departure: Defeated


Brother of Thomas (MHA Cumberland) and William (MHA Fingal, Ringwood).

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: F

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.