Watkin Wynne (11 May 1844 – 8 July 1921) was an Australian journalist, local government councillor, local government head and newspaper owner. Wynne was born in Black Notley, Essex, England and died in Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total area. The neighbouring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. The population of 25 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney. The country's other major metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.
Black Notley is a village and civil parish in Essex, England. It is located approximately 1 1⁄2 miles (2.4 km) south of Braintree and is 9 miles (14 km) north-northeast from the county town of Chelmsford. According to the 2011 census including Young's End it had a population of 2,478.
Essex is a county in the south-east of England, north-east of London. One of the home counties, it borders Suffolk and Cambridgeshire to the north, Hertfordshire to the west, Kent across the estuary of the River Thames to the south, and London to the south-west. The county town is Chelmsford, the only city in the county. For government statistical purposes Essex is placed in the East of England region.
George Washington Thomas Lambert was an Australian artist, known principally for portrait painting and as a war artist during the First World War.
The Surveyor-General of New South Wales is the primary government authority responsible for land and mining surveying in New South Wales.
The following lists events that happened during 1789 in Australia.
Elioth Lauritz Leganyer Gruner, early anglicised from Grüner, was an Australian painter, winner of the Wynne Prize seven times.
Guy Wilkie Warren is an Australian painter who won the Archibald Prize in 1985 with Flugelman with Wingman. His works have also been exhibited as finalists in the Dobell Prize and he received the Trustees Watercolour Award at the Wynne Prize in 1980.
John Thomas Watkins was a Democratic U.S. representative for Louisiana's 4th congressional district with service from 1905 to 1921. A lawyer in his hometown of Minden in Webster Parish, Watkins was a state district court judge prior to his election to Congress.
1921 was the 28th season of County Championship cricket in England. Australia emphasised a post-war superiority that it owed in particular to the pace duo of Gregory and McDonald. Having won 5-0 in Australia the previous winter, the Australians won the first three Tests of the 1921 tour and then drew the last two to retain the Ashes. It was the 29th test series between the two sides.
The following lists events that happened during 1844 in Australia.
Richard William Wynne is an Australian politician. He has been a Labor Party member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly since 1999, representing the electorate of Richmond. He has been Minister for Planning in the Andrews Ministry since December 2014. He previously served as Parliamentary Secretary for Justice (1999-2002), Cabinet Secretary (2002-2006), Minister for Housing (2006-2010), Minister for Local Government (2006-2010) and Minister for Aboriginal Affairs (2007-2010) in the Bracks Ministry and Brumby Ministry. He is a member of the Labor Party and a member of the Socialist Left faction.
The Namoi River snapping turtle, also commonly known as Bell's turtle, the Namoi River elseya, or Bell's saw-shelled turtle, is a species of turtle in the family Chelidae. The species is endemic to New South Wales, Australia.
Agar Wynne was an Australian politician.
The first High Sheriff of Denbighshire was John Salusbury, snr, appointed in 1540. The shrievalty of Denbighshire, together with that of Flintshire, continued until 1974 when it was abolished after the county and shrievalty of Clwyd was created.
This is a list of Sheriffs of Merionethshire. The historic county of Merioneth was originally created in 1284. The administrative county of Merioneth was created from the historic county under the Local Government Act 1888.
In the years following British colonisation of Australia, Aboriginal trackers were enlisted by Europeans to assist them in exploring the Australian landscape. The trackers' excellent tracking skills were advantageous to settlers in finding food and water and locating missing persons, capturing bushrangers and violently 'dispersing' other groups of Indigenous peoples.
William Watkin Edward Wynne was a Welsh Conservative Party politician and antiquarian.
The Lyne ministry was the 29th ministry of the Colony of New South Wales, and was led by the 13th Premier, the Honourable Sir William Lyne, KCMG, MLA.
The See ministry was the 30th ministry of the New South Wales Government, and was led by the 14th Premier, the Honourable Sir John See, KCMG, MLA.
Romeo Watkins Lahey, M.B.E, was an Australian businessman, civil servant and conservationist.
The World's News was a newspaper published in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia from 1901 to 1955.
|This Australian biography article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|