The Dictionary of Australasian Biography/Murray, Hon. David
Murray, Hon. David, M.L.C., was elected to the Legislative Council of South Australia in 1882, and was appointed Chief Secretary in the Downer Ministry, in succession to Mr. J. B. Spence, in July 1886. He retired with his colleagues in June 1887. Mr. Murray was elected a member of the council of Adelaide University in Nov. 1887.