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The Dictionary of Australasian Biography/Moulden, Beaumont Arnold

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Moulden, Beaumont Arnold, M.P., son of Joseph Eldin Moulden by his marriage with Margaret Perkins Hinton, was born in Southwark, London, on Oct. 11th, 1849. He arrived in South Australia with his parents in Oct. 1850. He is a legal practitioner in Adelaide, and represents the Albert district in the Legislative Assembly of South Australia. He was appointed Attorney-General in the Cockburn Ministry in June 1889, but retired in March 1890, prior to the defeat of the Ministry, owing to his disapproval of some items of their policy. Mr. Moulden married in 1873 Miss Anna Mary Cramond.