| || Date: 1831|
Place: Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
Arrival in WA
|Arrived WA December 1850 per Mary|
Marriage and Family
|Date: 17 March 1894|
Place: Geraldton, Western Australia
Cemetery: Wesleyan Cemetery, in or near Geraldton
Cause of Death:
|Manager, businessperson and magistrate|
|Entered firm of George Shenton|
Employed by RM Habgood 1855–1857
1857 to Geraldton as manager of Shenton’s business
Purchased business on Shenton’s death 1867
Joined Samuel Mitchell 1875 in an unsuccessful lead mine
Acted as Resident Magistrate and Chairman of Quarter Sessions
Local Government Service
|Geraldton Municipal Council 1871–1873, 1876, 1878–1879; chairman 1875–1876|
Mayor of Geraldton 1881
|29 June 1873|
|No inaugural speech was given|
|Search for speeches by Charles Crowther|
- MLC Greenough 29 June 1873 (by-election)–29 April 1887 (resigned)
- Declined nomination to Legislative Council, December 1890 and August 1893
Private Member's Bills
|D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1870-1930, Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2001, p. 9.|
A Carson, ‘The Champion Bay country’, JHSWA, Vol. 3, part 2, 1939.
R Erickson, ed, The bicentennial dictionary of Western Australians, pre-1829-1888, volume I. A-C, University of Western Australia Press, Nedlands, WA, 1987.
Victoria Express, 23 March 1894.
Western Mail, 24 March 1894.