H Fyshe Gisborne, Esq., JP

(Witness, giving evidence about the state of the Aborigines, before the SC Committee on the 1839 Crown Lands Bill)


" H Fyshe Gisborne, Esq., JP; ... public servant ... Arriving in Sydney in 1834 he was appointed by Governor Bourke third police magistrate ... in October 1837 ... was appointed police magistrate in the Wellington valley ... In 1839 Gisborne was appointed a commissioner of crown lands ... "

[Source: Gisborne, Henry Fyshe, in Pike, Douglas et al. (Eds)  Australian Dictionary of Biography 1788-1850 (MUP 1967) Page 453