History Resources - Members of Parliament

Richard James Lucas

Richard James Lucas


Given Names:Richard James

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1 November 1837 - Kingston, Tasmania

Date of Death:17 July 1916 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly:20 January 1883

Electorate: Kingborough


Positions Held:

Date of Departure:March 1887

Reason for Departure:Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture:192

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.