Gerard George Fitzgerald

Gerard George Fitzgerald (10 October 1832 – 7 June 1904) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in New Zealand. Like his brother James FitzGerald, he was a journalist of considerable ability, and co-founded The Southland Times in 1862. For the last 19 years of his life, he was editor of The Timaru Herald.

Gerard George Fitzgerald
Gerard George Fitzgerald in 1882
Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Hokitika
In office
9 December 1881  27 June 1884
Preceded byRobert Reid
Richard Seddon
Succeeded byJohn Bevan
Personal details
Born10 October 1832
Bath, Somerset, England
Died7 June 1904(1904-06-07) (aged 71)
Timaru Hospital, New Zealand
RelationsJames FitzGerald (brother)
Richard Fitzgerald (grandfather)
Sir John Gibbons, 2nd Baronet (grandfather)
ProfessionJournalist, magistrate