Hugh McKinnon (Australian politician)

Hugh McKinnon (1856 – 6 March 1930) was an Australian politician.

Hugh McKinnon, Manning Shire Councillor, c 1910.jpg

Born in Taree, the son of Ann and Donald McKinnon a farmer,[1] he attended local schools before becoming a teacher at Redbank Public School on the Manning River. He served on Manning Shire Council for twenty-two years. In 1891 he was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Assembly as the Protectionist member for Hastings and Manning, serving until 1894. McKinnon died at Taree in 1930.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Manning Shire Councillor Hugh McKinnon". Great Lakes Museum. Retrieved 3 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Mr Hugh McKinnon (1856-1930)". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 8 June 2019.
New South Wales Legislative Assembly
Preceded by Member for Hastings and Manning
1891–1894
Abolished