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Biographical entry Griffith, Samuel Walker (1845 - 1920)

Born
21 June 1845
Merthyr, Glamorgan, Wales
Died
9 August 1920
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Chief Justice and Politician

Summary

(Sir) Samuel Walker Griffith, a first class honours graduate in classics and mathematics of the University of Sydney, was at various times Premier of Queensland, Chief Justice of Queensland and Chief Justice of Australia.

Archival resources

John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland

  • Samuel Walker Griffith - Records, 1860 - 1862, OM64-10; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Samuel Walker Griffith - Records, 1951 - 1952, OM65-53; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details
  • Samuel Walker Griffith - Records, c. 1953, OM79-31; John Oxley Library, Manuscripts and Business Records Collection, State Library of Queensland. Details

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McCarthy, G.J.