Charles Whately

Born
1831
Died
1894
Profession
Wheelwright And Coach Builder

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Newtown 1877 1881
Alderman Newtown 1883 1894
Mayor Newtown 1881 1881
Alderman Newtown 1886 1886
  • Charles Whately, alderman on Newtown Council 1877-81 and 1883-94 (Jubilee Souvenir of the Municipality of Newtown, 1862-1912)

Family background

Charles Whately was born in Exeter, Devonshire, England. He arrived in Sydney on the ship ‘Lloyds’ on 29 June 1850 as an assisted immigrant. He died on 7 October 1894.

Community activity

Whately was an active member of the Newtown Church of Christ. He was involved in the temperance movement, and was a committeeman of Newtown School of Arts. He was a justice of the peace (JP).

Local government service

Charles Whately was an alderman on Newtown Council in 1877-81 and 1883-94, representing O’Connell Ward. He was mayor in 1881 and 1886.

References

‘Biographies of the Early Aldermen’, Newtown Project website: http://newtownproject.com.au/local-council-info/biographies/20

Citation

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