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David Scott

David Scott

Surname: SCOTT

Given Names: David

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1837 - Broughty Ferry, Scotland

Date of Death: 11 January 1893 - Launceston, Tasmania



House of Assembly: (1) 26 July 1886 (2) 9 September 1892

Electorate: (1) South Launceston (2) North Launceston


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: (1) May 1891 (2) 11 January 1893

Reason for Departure: (1) Defeated. (2) Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 214

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.