The Dictionary of Australasian Biography/Pillinger, Hon. Alfred Thomas
Pillinger, Hon. Alfred Thomas, M.H.A., Minister of Lands and Works, Tasmania, has been member for Oatlands in the House of Assembly since July 1876. In Oct. 1888 he joined the Fysh Government as Minister of Lands and Works, in succession to Mr. (now Sir) Edward Braddon.
From Supplement, pages 537-538:
Pillinger, Hon. Alfred Thomas, M.H.A. (p. 373). In August 1892 Mr. Pillinger resigned with his colleagues in the Fysh Ministry.