History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Lord

James Lord


Given Names:James

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:6 September 1808 - Halifax, Yorkshire, England

Date of Death:22 May 1881 - Hobart, Tasmania


House of Assembly: 12 November 1862



Positions Held:

Date of Departure:September 1871

Reason for Departure:

Legislative Council: 26 April 1876



Positions Held:

Date of Departure:22 May 1881

Reason for Departure:Died in office.


Brother of John Lord MHA; Uncle of Alfred Lord MHA, MLC.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 74

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.