William Woolley

Born
1831
Died
1911
Profession
Grocer, Storekeeper

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Waterloo 1870 1872

Family background

William Woolley was born in Liverpool, England on 3 September 1831, son of John Woolley and Ellen Ball, and arrived in Melbourne with two brothers in 1852 by the vessel ’Birmingham’. He lived in Bullanaming Street, Waterloo. William Woolley died at the Coast Hospital, Little Bay in 1911. He left a Will and his estate and assets were assessed at £25. He was married to Elizabeth Bridget O’Farrell (1843-1894) on 20 August 1858 in Victoria.

Local government service

William Woolley was an alderman on Waterloo Council in 1870-72.

References

‘Municipal and shire nominations’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 December 1870, p. 1, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/13208864

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