Thom's Irish Who's Who/Irvine, Hon. Sir William Hill


IRVINE, Hon. Sir William Hill, K.C.M.G. (1914); B.A. (Dub. Univ.); M.A., LL.M. (Melbourne); called to the Bar. Melbourne, 1884: K.C., 1895; Attorney-General of Victoria, 1899-1900; Premier and Attorney-General, 1902-03; Attorney-General Commonwealth of Australia, 1913-14; Chief Juctice of Victoria, 1918; Lieut.-Governor of Victoria, 1918; b. at Newry, 1858; son of Hill Irvine, J.P.; m. 1891, Agnes Somerville dau. of Hon. T. D. Wanliss, M.L.C. Res.: Killeavy, Eltham, Victoria, Australia.