Alfred Christopher Picard

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New Zealand Parliament
Years Term Electorate Party
1853–1855 1st Motueka and Massacre Bay Independent

Alfred Christopher Picard (24 May 1824 – 17 September 1855) was a 19th-century New Zealand politician.

He represented the Motueka and Massacre Bay electorate in the 1st New Zealand Parliament, but did not serve in any subsequent Parliaments.[1]

Picard was born in London on 24 May 1824 and died in Motueka, New Zealand on 17 September 1855 of a heart disease.[2] His death came only two days after the dissolution of the 1st Parliament.[1] He married Mary Ann Askew on 10 July 1850 and they had two sons; William Alfred and John Thomas.


  1. ^ a b Scholefield, Guy (1950) [First ed. published 1913]. New Zealand Parliamentary Record, 1840–1949 (3rd ed.). Wellington: Govt. Printer. p. 132. 
  2. ^ "Died". Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle. XIV (50). 19 September 1855. p. 2. Retrieved 27 March 2012. 
New Zealand Parliament
New constituency Member of Parliament for Motueka and Massacre Bay
Succeeded by
Charles Parker

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