- 21 April 1826
Belturbet, Cavan, Ireland
- 23 April 1888
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- jurist, political economist, politician and university teacher
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- Nauze, J. A. La, 'Hearn, William Edward (1826-1888)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, online edition, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A040419b.htm. Details