William Wilson


Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Waterloo 1863 1868
Mayor Waterloo 1864 1864

Family background

William Wilson was married to Margaret (died 1872) and he lived in Garden Street off Raglan Street, Waterloo in the 1860s.

Occupation & interests

William Wilson, carpenter, Waterloo Estate, was declared insolvent in 1868.

Community activity

William Wilson was a Freemason and a member of the Protestant Alliance Friendly Society where he was the Secretary.

Local government service

William Wilson was an alderman on Waterloo Council in 1863-68 representing Western Ward. He was mayor in 1864.


‘Election Results’, Empire, 12 February 1863, p. 8, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/60522710


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