History Resources - Members of Parliament

Samuel John Sutton

Samuel John Sutton

Surname: SUTTON

Given Names: Samuel John

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 19 April 1836 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death: 7 September 1906 - Launceston, Tasmania



House of Assembly: (1) 22 May 1891 (2) 4 October 1901

Electorate: (1) South Launceston (2) Launceston

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: (1) January 1897 (2) April 1903

Reason for Departure: (1) Defeated. (2) Seat abolished.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 230

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.