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The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 73

Mr. F. W. Lang, — Waipa

page 66

Mr. F. W. Lang,


Mr. F. W. Lang,

Mr. F. W. Lang,

Frederick William Lang was born in Kent, educated at Blackheath, and came to the colony in 1872. Settling in the Waikato district, he devoted himself to farming pursuits. His amiability and steadiness of character soon gained him friends (first in the cricket field), and he was put on both the Road Board of his district and the Waipa County Council, of which he was Chairman for a number of years. He was also on the Waikato Hospital and Charitable Aid Board. The seat he holds was formerly held by Mr. John Bryce.

Result of General Election, 1893:—
Lang, F. W. 1941 Returned.
Peacocke, G. L. T. 952 Defeated.

Votes recorded, 2893; number on roll, 3737. Women on roll, 1306, of whom 1073 voted.