Alexander Cruickshank

Born
1829
Died
1913
Profession
Blacksmith, Wheelwright

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Camperdown 1870 1884

Family background

Alexander Cruickshank was born at Morayshire, Scotland, in c1829. He was married in 1858, in Sydney, to Margaret O’Grady (1832-1902). They had two daughters and a son.

Occupation & interests

Cruickshank was a blacksmith; he ran his own smithy and engineering workshop at 65 Pyrmont Bridge Road, Camperdown for 56 years.

Local government service

Alexander Cruickshank was an alderman on Camperdown Council 1870-84.

References

Obituary, Evening News 13 March 1913 p. 6

Sydney Morning Herald 8 March 1913 p. 18

Citation

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