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William Fox (politician)

Index William Fox (politician)

Sir William Fox (2 September 1812 – 23 June 1893) was the second Premier of New Zealand on four occasions in the 19th century, while New Zealand was still a colony. [1]

58 relations: Alcoholic drink, Alfred Domett, Anglicanism, Arthur Wakefield, Attorney-General (New Zealand), Auckland, Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, Cuba, Dillon Bell, Durham School, Edward Gibbon Wakefield, Edward Stafford (politician), First Taranaki War, Foxton, New Zealand, Frederick Whitaker, George Bowen, George Grey, George Waterhouse (politician), Governor-General of New Zealand, Henry Sewell, Henry Shafto Harrison, John Ballance, John Bryce, John Stevens (New Zealand politician), Julius Vogel, List of Prime Ministers of New Zealand, Māori people, Mount Taranaki, Nelson, New Zealand, New Zealand Company, New Zealand general election, 1855, New Zealand general election, 1860–61, New Zealand general election, 1871, New Zealand general election, 1875–76, Ngataua Omahuru, Opposition (parliamentary), Order of St Michael and St George, Prime Minister of New Zealand, Queen Victoria, Rangitīkei (New Zealand electorate), Rangitikei by-election, 1880, Robert FitzRoy, Robert Pharazyn, South Shields, Taranaki Province, The Right Honourable, Thomas Gore Browne, University of New Zealand, University of Oxford, Wadham College, Oxford, ..., Wanganui and Rangitikei, Wellington, Westoe, Whanganui, Whanganui (New Zealand electorate), William Hogg Watt, William Jarvis Willis, William Wakefield. Expand index (8 more) »

Alcoholic drink

An alcoholic drink (or alcoholic beverage) is a drink that contains ethanol, a type of alcohol produced by fermentation of grains, fruits, or other sources of sugar.

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Alfred Domett

Alfred Domett, CMG (20 May 18112 November 1887) was an English colonial statesman and poet.

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Anglicanism

Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.

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Arthur Wakefield

Captain Arthur Wakefield (19 November 1799 – 17 June 1843) served with the Royal Navy, before joining his brother, Edward Gibbon Wakefield, in founding the new settlement at Nelson, New Zealand.

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Attorney-General (New Zealand)

The Attorney-General is a political and legal officer in New Zealand.

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Auckland

Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.

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Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, (13 March 1764 – 17 July 1845), known as Viscount Howick between 1806 and 1807, was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from November 1830 to July 1834.

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Cuba

Cuba, officially the Republic of Cuba, is a country comprising the island of Cuba as well as Isla de la Juventud and several minor archipelagos.

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Dillon Bell

Sir Francis Dillon Bell (8 October 1822 – 15 July 1898) was a New Zealand politician of the late 19th century.

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Durham School

Durham School is an English independent boarding school for pupils aged between 3 and 18 years.

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Edward Gibbon Wakefield

Edward Gibbon Wakefield (20 March 1796 – 16 May 1862) is considered a key figure in the early colonisation of South Australia and New Zealand.

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Edward Stafford (politician)

Sir Edward Stafford (23 April 1819 – 14 February 1901) served as the third Premier of New Zealand on three occasions in the mid 19th century.

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First Taranaki War

The First Taranaki War was an armed conflict over land ownership and sovereignty that took place between Māori and the New Zealand Government in the Taranaki district of New Zealand's North Island from March 1860 to March 1861.

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Foxton, New Zealand

Foxton is a town in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand.

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Frederick Whitaker

Sir Frederick Whitaker (23 April 1812 – 4 December 1891) was an English-born New Zealand politician who served twice as the Prime Minister of New Zealand and six times as Attorney-General.

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George Bowen

Sir George Ferguson Bowen, GCMG (2 November 1821 – 21 February 1899) was a British author and colonial administrator whose appointments included postings to the Ionian Islands, Queensland, New Zealand, Victoria, Mauritius and Hong Kong.

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George Grey

Sir George Grey, KCB (14 April 1812 – 19 September 1898) was a British soldier, explorer, Governor of South Australia, twice Governor of New Zealand, Governor of Cape Colony (South Africa), the 11th Premier of New Zealand and a writer.

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George Waterhouse (politician)

George Marsden Waterhouse (6 April 1824 – 6 August 1906) was a Premier of South Australia from 8 October 1861 until 3 July 1863 and the seventh Premier of New Zealand from 11 October 1872 to 3 March 1873.

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Governor-General of New Zealand

The Governor-General of New Zealand (Te Kāwana Tianara o Aotearoa) is the viceregal representative of the monarch of New Zealand, currently Queen Elizabeth II.

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Henry Sewell

Henry Sewell (7 September 1807 – 14 May 1879) was a prominent 19th-century New Zealand politician.

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Henry Shafto Harrison

Henry Shafto Harrison (1810–1892) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in Wanganui, New Zealand.

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John Ballance

John Ballance (27 March 1839 – 27 April 1893) was an Irish-born New Zealand politician who was the 14th Premier of New Zealand, from 1891 to 1893, the founder of the Liberal Party (the country's first organised political party), and a Georgist.

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John Bryce

John Bryce (14 September 1833 – 17 January 1913) was a New Zealand politician from 1871 to 1891 and Minister of Native Affairs from 1879 to 1884.

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John Stevens (New Zealand politician)

John Stevens (1845 – 31 July 1916) was a Liberal Party Member of Parliament in New Zealand.

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Julius Vogel

Sir Julius Vogel (24 February 1835 – 12 March 1899) was the eighth Premier of New Zealand.

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List of Prime Ministers of New Zealand

The Prime Minister of New Zealand is the head of government of New Zealand, and the leader of the Cabinet of New Zealand, with various powers and responsibilities defined by convention.

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Māori people

The Māori are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.

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Mount Taranaki

Mount Taranaki, or Mount Egmont, is an active but quiescent stratovolcano in the Taranaki region on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island.

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Nelson, New Zealand

Nelson (Whakatū) is a city on the eastern shores of Tasman Bay.

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New Zealand Company

The New Zealand Company was a 19th-century English company that played a key role in the colonisation of New Zealand.

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New Zealand general election, 1855

The 1855 New Zealand general election was a nationwide vote to determine the shape of the New Zealand Parliament's 2nd term.

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New Zealand general election, 1860–61

The New Zealand general election of 1860–61 was held between 12 December 1860 and 28 March 1861 to elect 53 MPs to the third session of the New Zealand Parliament.

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New Zealand general election, 1871

The New Zealand general election of 1871 was held between 14 January and 23 February to elect 78 MPs across 72 electorates to the fifth session of the New Zealand Parliament.

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New Zealand general election, 1875–76

The New Zealand general election of 1875–76 was held between 20 December 1875 and 29 January 1876 to elect a total of 88 MPs in 73 electorates to the 6th session of the New Zealand Parliament.

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Ngataua Omahuru

Ngataua Omahuru was a Māori lawyer.

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Opposition (parliamentary)

Parliamentary opposition is a form of political opposition to a designated government, particularly in a Westminster-based parliamentary system.

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Order of St Michael and St George

The Most Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George is a British order of chivalry founded on 28 April 1818 by George, Prince Regent, later King George IV, while he was acting as regent for his father, King George III.

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Prime Minister of New Zealand

The Prime Minister of New Zealand (Te Pirimia o Aotearoa) is the head of government of New Zealand.

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Queen Victoria

Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

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Rangitīkei (New Zealand electorate)

Rangitīkei (before 2008 styled as Rangitikei without a macron) is a New Zealand parliamentary electorate, returning one Member of Parliament to the New Zealand House of Representatives.

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Rangitikei by-election, 1880

The 1880 Rangitikei by-election was a by-election held during the 7th New Zealand Parliament in the Rangitikei electorate of the North Island.

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Robert FitzRoy

Vice-Admiral Robert FitzRoy RN (5 July 1805 – 30 April 1865) was an English officer of the Royal Navy and a scientist.

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Robert Pharazyn

Robert Pharazyn (1833 – 19 July 1896) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in the Manawatu region of New Zealand.

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South Shields

South Shields is a coastal town at the mouth of the River Tyne, England, about downstream from Newcastle upon Tyne.

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Taranaki Province

For the current top-level subdivision of Taranaki in New Zealand, see Taranaki region The Taranaki Province was a province of New Zealand from 1853 until the abolition of provincial government in 1876.

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The Right Honourable

The Right Honourable (The Rt Hon. or Rt Hon.) is an honorific style traditionally applied to certain persons and to certain collective bodies in the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, India, some other Commonwealth realms, the Anglophone Caribbean, Mauritius, and occasionally elsewhere.

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Thomas Gore Browne

Colonel Sir Thomas Robert Gore Browne, (3 July 1807 – 17 April 1887) was a British colonial administrator, who was Governor of St Helena, Governor of New Zealand, Governor of Tasmania and Governor of Bermuda.

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University of New Zealand

The University of New Zealand was New Zealand's sole degree-granting university from 1874 to 1961.

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University of Oxford

The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.

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Wadham College, Oxford

Wadham College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.

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Wanganui and Rangitikei

Wanganui and Rangitikei is a former parliamentary electorate that existed from 1853 to 1860.

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Wellington

Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.

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Westoe

Westoe is a suburb of South Shields, Tyne & Wear, United Kingdom.

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Whanganui

Whanganui, also spelt Wanganui, is a city on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.

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Whanganui (New Zealand electorate)

2014 Whanganui (known as Wanganui until 1996) is a New Zealand parliamentary electorate.

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William Hogg Watt

William Hogg Watt (1818–1893) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in the Manawatu region of New Zealand.

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William Jarvis Willis

William Jarvis Willis (1840 – 1 March 1884) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in the Rangitikei region of New Zealand.

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William Wakefield

William Hayward Wakefield (1801 - 19 September 1848) was an English colonel, the leader of the first colonising expedition to New Zealand and one of the founders of Wellington.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Fox_(politician)

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