History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Reid Scott

James Reid Scott

Surname: SCOTT

Given Names: James Reid

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1 April 1839 - Earlston, Berkshire, Scotland

Date of Death: 25 August 1877 - Hobart, Tasmania


House of Assembly: 26 October 1866

Electorate: Selby


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: November 1872

Reason for Departure:

Legislative Council: 13 November 1872

Electorate: South Esk

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 25 August 1877

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 99

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.