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Russell Young

 Russell Young

Surname: YOUNG

Given Names: Russell

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 9 June 1838 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death: 29 June 1913 - Hobart, Tasmania


House of Assembly: (1) February 1871 (2) 9 September 1872

Electorate: (1) Hobart Town (2) Franklin

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: (1) 6 September 1871 (2) June 1877

Reason for Departure: (1) Seat abolished; stood for South Hobart. Defeated. (2) Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 159

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.


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