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Charles Henry Leake

Charles Henry Leake

Surname: LEAKE

Given Names:Charles Henry

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:12 November 1819 - Hamburg, Germany

Date of Death:11 June 1889 - Campbell Town, Tasmania



Legislative Council:30 June 1882

Electorate: South Esk (seat abolished 1999)


Positions Held:

Date of Departure:21 August 1884

Reason for Departure:Resigned.


Lake Leake is named after him.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 189

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.