Thomas Culbert

Born
1870
Died
1952
Profession
Plumber, Foreman

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Camperdown 1902 1908
Mayor Camperdown 1907 1907

Family background

Thomas Culbert was born in Newtown in 1870; his parents were Thomas and Sabina. He was married twice. His first marriage was in Sydney in 1894 to Emma Nickels (1869-1929). His second marriage was in 1937 to Hilda Jean Cooper (c1890-1971). He had two sons and four daughters from both marriages. He died on 17 April 1952, aged 82 years.

Occupation & interests

Culbert grew up in Camperdown where he subsequently worked as a plumber and foreman. A militant Protestant, Culbert was president of Camperdown branch of the Loyal Orange Lodge and also the APDA.

References

‘Camperdown forms 62nd branch’, Watchman 20 December 1902 p. 5

Watchman 24 January 1903, p. 5

Sydney Morning Herald 18 April 1952 p. 16

Citation

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