- 23 April 1821
St Heliers, Jersey, Channel Islands
- 31 March 1894
North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
- grocer and politician
View the full biographical record by clicking on the Australian Dictionary of Biography link under References below.
- Corris, Margaret, 'Laurens, John (1821-1894)', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, online edition, Australian National University, 2006, http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au/biogs/A050079b.htm. Details