William Hogg Watt

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Parliament of New Zealand
Years Term Electorate Party
1866–1868 4th Rangitikei Independent
1881–1884 8th Wanganui Independent
William Hogg Watt during the 1870s

William Hogg Watt (1818–1893) was a 19th-century Member of Parliament in the Manawatu region of New Zealand.

He represented the Rangitikei electorate from 1866 to 1868 when he resigned, and then the Wanganui electorate from 1881 to 1884 when he was defeated.[1]

He was Mayor of Wanganui in 1881, succeeded by Gilbert Carson.[2]


  1. ^ Wilson, James Oakley (1985) [First ed. published 1913]. New Zealand Parliamentary Record, 1840–1984 (4th ed.). Wellington: V.R. Ward, Govt. Printer. p. 244. OCLC 154283103. 
  2. ^ "Installation of Mayor". Wanganui Herald. XV (4549). 21 December 1881. p. 2. Retrieved 30 May 2012. 
New Zealand Parliament
Preceded by
Robert Pharazyn
Member of Parliament for Rangitikei
Succeeded by
William Fox
Preceded by
John Bryce, John Ballance
Member of Parliament for Whanganui
Succeeded by
John Ballance