William Sefton Moorhouse

William Sefton Moorhouse (c. 1825 – 15 September 1881) was a British-born New Zealand politician. He was the second Superintendent of Canterbury Province.

William Sefton Moorhouse
Portrait of W. S. Moorhouse by Walter Armiger Bowring, circa 1900
2nd Superintendent of Canterbury Province
In office
24 Oct 1857  Feb 1863
In office
30 May 1866  May 1868
3rd Mayor of Wellington
In office
1875–1875
Preceded byCharles Borlase
Succeeded byWilliam Hutchison
Personal details
BornDecember 1825
Yorkshire, England
Died15 September 1881
Wellington, New Zealand
SpouseJane Ann(e) Collins
RelationsWilliam Barnard Rhodes (brother-in-law)
John Studholme (brother-in-law)
Thomas Henry Wigley (brother-in-law)

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