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George Glyde


Principal Honours
Birth
Date: 1821
Place: Yeovil, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Arrival in WA
Arrived in WA May 1830 with parents on Rockingham
Parents
William and Susannah Hallet
Marriage and Family
Married 31 August 1843 Perth Church to Alice Draper (born circa 1823 and died circa June 1898) daughter of Robert and Jane
Children: five sons and six daughters
Death
Date: 24 January 1898
Place: Cypress Villa, Adelaide Terrace, Perth, Western Australia
Cemetery: Unknown
Cause of Death:
Religion
Church of England
Education
Occupation
Businessperson
Employment History
Worked in business of Lionel and William Samson, merchants, at Fremantle 1841–1843
By 1850 merchant and importer in his own right, Glyde & Sons, general store and drapers
One of founders of Perth Benefit Permanent Building and Loan Society served as director 1862–1898 and President from 1875
Took over business of H Saw 1872
House
MLC
Local Government Service
Perth Town Centre, 1867–1873, served as treasurer and chairman
Party
MLC
Date Elected
8 March 1892
Inaugural Speech
No inaugural speech
Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1894
Electorate
Nominated
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • Nominated MLC 30 June 1874–October 1879, 2 July 1882–11 July 1885, 8 March 1892–June 1894
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Justice of the Peace 1870
Chairman Perth Board of Education 1874–1877
Qualifications
References
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, 2010, p. 81.
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