Biographical entry McCombie, Thomas (1819 - 1869)
Tillyfour, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
- 2 October 1869
- Journalist and Social scientist
Thomas McCombie was an active politician in Victoria 1846-51, 1856-59 and 1868. While in England 1859-66 he read papers to the British Association on aborigines and to the Social Science Association on various subjects. He was proposed as a FRS in 1864.
- Farrow, Fergus, 'McCombie, Thomas (1819-1869)', in Douglas Pike (ed.), Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 5, Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1974, pp. 132-133. Also available at http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A050154b.htm. Details
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