• McCulloch, A. (1976), 'Artists of the Australian Gold Rush’, Melbourne, Vic.

  • Sadleir, J. (1913), 'Recollections of a Victorian Police Officer’, Melbourne, Vic.

  • Sadleir, J. (11 July 1908), 'Old Ballarat’, in Australasian.

  • (1937), 'Records of the Pioneer Women of Victoria 1835-1860’, Melbourne, Vic.

  • Information sourced from Lennon, J.

  • Death notice, Warrnambool Standard, 10 June 1899

  • Federation Index. Victoria 1889-1901 Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages in Victoria, Registration number 4210 (showing Meek was registered at Allansford in 1899 when he was 83 years of age).

Initial data sources

  • The Dictionary of Australian Artists: painters, sketchers, photographers and engravers to 1870