Barry, Redmond, Sir, 1813-1880

Alternative names
Birth 1813-06-07
Death 1880-11-23

Biographical notes:

Epithet: colonial judge

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000814.0x0003a4

Arrived in Melbourne in 1839. Appointed Commissioner of Requests, 1842; Solicitor General, 1850, and a Judge of the Supreme Court 1851. First Chancellor of Melbourne University, and President of Trustees of the Public Library of Victoria, Victorian Commissioner to the London Exhibition of 1862, and the Centennial Exhibition at Philadelphia in 1876.

From the description of Papers and realia. 1798-1935. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 221275527

Judge, first chancellor of the University of Melbourne and first president of the Trustees of the Public Library of Victoria. Established a Court of Request in 1842. Appointed Solicitor-General in 1851. 1852 became Judge of the Supreme Court.

From the description of Law book and degree. 1864-1879. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225827595

Epithet: Captain; of Rathcormacke

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000814.0x000383


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