Thomas Rutledge (1817 – 23 November 1904) was an Irish-born Australian politician.
He was born at Ballynagdine in County Cavan to landowner James Rutledge and Martha Foster. In 1841 he migrated to New South Wales to join his brother William at Carwoola. In 1881 he was elected to the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for Queanbeyan, serving until 1882. Rutledge died at Carwoola in 1904.
County Cavan is a county in Ireland. It is in the province of Ulster and is part of the Border Region. It is named after the town of Cavan and is based on the historic Gaelic territory of East Breffny (Bréifne). Cavan County Council is the local authority for the county, which had a population of 76,176 at the 2016 census.
New South Wales is a state on the east coast of Australia. It borders Queensland to the north, Victoria to the south, and South Australia to the west. Its coast borders the Tasman Sea to the east. The Australian Capital Territory is an enclave within the state. New South Wales' state capital is Sydney, which is also Australia's most populous city. In September 2018, the population of New South Wales was over 8 million, making it Australia's most populous state. Just under two-thirds of the state's population, 5.1 million, live in the Greater Sydney area. Inhabitants of New South Wales are referred to as New South Welshmen.
Carwoola is a locality in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is immediately to the south of the Kowen district, which is located in the Australian Capital Territory. The Molonglo River passes through the Carwoola area before opening out into the Molonglo Plains. The Kings Highway and Captains Flat Road are the two major through routes. Carwoola is part of the Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council and the Southern Tablelands geographic area. The area also roughly aligns with the original Carwoola Parish.
Edward Rutledge was an American politician, and youngest signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence. He later served as the 39th Governor of South Carolina.
The Molonglo River, a perennial river that is part of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray–Darling basin, is located in the Monaro and Capital Country regions of New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, in Australia.
Lord Augustus William Frederick Spencer Loftus, was a British diplomat and colonial administrator. He was Ambassador to Prussia from 1865 to 1868, to the North German Confederation from 1868 to 1871 and to the Russian Empire from 1871 to 1879 and Governor of New South Wales from 1879 to 1885.
The following lists events that happened during 1904 in Australia.
Henry Clarke was an Australian businessman and politician in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly.
William Patrick Crick was an Australian politician, solicitor and newspaper proprietor. He was described by author Cyril Pearl as an irresistible demagogue, who "looked like a prize fighter, dressed like a tramp, talked like a bullocky, and to complete the pattern of popular virtues, owned champion horses which he backed heavily and recklessly."
Carwoola Parish is a parish of Murray County, a cadastral unit for use on land titles. It is located to the south of the Australian Capital Territory and to the south-east of Queanbeyan. The original northern and eastern boundary was the Molonglo River; this is still the boundary for most of the parish, except in the north, where the relatively small area north of the Queanbeyan-Goulburn railway line was transferred to the ACT in 1909. The south-western boundary is the Queanbeyan River. Captain's Flat Road is the major road running through the parish. The area also roughly aligns with the locality of Carwoola.
Gibraltar Hill is a hill in the Capital region near Bungendore in New South Wales, Australia.
Nundah was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland from 1888 to 1992.
Richard Browne (1771–1824) was an early Australian convict artist and illustrator who was transported from Ireland to the new colony of New South Wales. After his sentence was completed in Newcastle in 1817 he lived in Sydney selling watercolour illustrations of natural history subjects and of the Aborigines.
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James Garland was an Australian politician and a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly for one term between 1856 and 1857.
Thomas Lloyd Forster Rutledge was an Australian politician.
Sir Arthur Rutledge was a lawyer and politician in Queensland (Australia). He was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.
Henry Copeland, was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly.
Elections were held in the Australian state of Queensland on 27 August 1904 to elect the members of the state's Legislative Assembly. The Ministerial Party maintained government with the continued support of the Labour Party.
Andrew Hendry Ross was a Scottish-born Australian politician.
Philip Gidley King was a pastoralist and politician in New South Wales, Australia. He was a Member of the New South Wales Legislative Council.
Carwoola Homestead is a heritage-listed homestead complex at 1071 Captains Flat Road, Carwoola, Queanbeyan-Palerang Region, New South Wales, Australia. It was built from 1830 to 1850 by William and Thomas Rutledge. It was added to the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 2 April 1999.
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