Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia

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Member Name
Frederic Whitcombe
Principal Honours
Birth
Date 15 October 1858 Place Christchurch, New Zealand
Arrival in WA
Parents
Son of Henry, civil engineer, and Maria North
Marriage and Family
Married 1 March 1892, Parish Church, Albany to Alice Mein (born circa 1867), daughter of William Henry
Children: at least two sons and one daughter
Death
Date UnknownPlace
Cemetery Cause of Death
Religion
Church of England
Education
Occupation
Solicitor
Employment History
From 1890 practised law at Geraldton in partnership with branch office
House
MLC
Local Government Service
Party
Date Elected
22 May 1898
Inaugural Speech
-Whitcombe, Frederic, Address-in-Reply, 1899.pdf
Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1900
Electorate
Central
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC Central Province 11 May 1898–3 December 1900 (resigned)
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
At Mt Magnet and Cue, living at Mt Magnet by 1897
Struck off roll by Barrister Board for misappropriation of funds 30 November 1900, resigned from Parliament and probably left WA
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, 2001, p. 203.
Geraldton Advertiser, 2 May 1898, 4 December 1900.
West Australian, 1 December 1900.
Further Information
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