History Resources - Members of Parliament

Philip Hoskins Gell

 Philip Hoskins Gell

Surname: GELL

Given Names: Philip Hoskins

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1822 - Windermere, England

Date of Death: 30 January 1883 - Launceston, Tasmania


Legislative Council: 19 March 1858

Electorate: South Esk

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 30 October 1862

Reason for Departure: Resigned


Elected at by-election on resignation of P.T. Smith.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 44

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.