History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Scott

James Reid Scott

Surname: SCOTT

Given Names: James

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1810 - Earlston, Berwickshire, Scotland

Date of Death: 15 October 1884 - Launceston, Tasmania


House of Assembly: (1) 9 July 1869 (2) 16 July 1878

Electorate: (1) George Town (2) South Launceston


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: (1) June 1877 (2) 15 October 1884

Reason for Departure: (2) Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 117

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.