Hill, George

Butcher, businessman and politician who rose from a humble convict background to become a rich and influential citizen. He served as Mayor of Sydney in 1850.

Milestone
Born
Parramatta
25 Mar 1802
Died
Durham Hall, Surry Hills
19 Jul 1883
Buried
21 Jul 1883
Occupation
Position
01 Nov 1842 - 31 Dec 1851
01 Jul 1848 - 31 May 1849
1850
22 May 1856 - 10 May 1861
11 Apr 1857 - 30 Nov 1858
Relationship
Child of
Child of
Spouse
Spouse

Hill, George

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Butcher, innkeeper and racing man as well as Mayor and parliamentarian, George Hill was a Sydney success story.