History Resources - Members of Parliament

Robert Steele Scott

Robert Steele Scott

Surname: SCOTT

Given Names: Robert Steele

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1839 - County Tyrone, Ireland

Date of Death: 28 July 1924 - Launceston, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 16 March 1899

Electorate: South Esk

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 4 May 1909

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 256

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.