History Resources - Members of Parliament

Issac Sherwin

Issac Sherwin

Surname: SHERWIN

Given Names: Issac

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:24 April 1804 - Burslem, Staffordshire, England

Date of Death: 27 June 1869 - Launceston, Tasmania


House of Assembly: 9 July 1860

Electorate: Selby


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 26 October 1866

Reason for Departure: Defeated.

Legislative Council: 30 November 1866

Electorate: Tamar


Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 27 June 1869

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


Elected by recount on resignation of J. Hays.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 56

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.