The Parliament of Tasmania from 1856
Given Names: John
Title and Honours: Mr
Date and Place of Birth: 15 November 1865 - Bridgewater, Tasmania
Date of Death: 6 February 1932 - Kettering, Tasmania
House of Assembly: (1) 29 March 1906 (2) 30
Electorate: (1) Waratah (2) Franklin
Positions Held: Opposition Leader June1909-October 1909; October 1909-April 1914; April-November
1916; Premier & Attorney-General 20-27 October 1909; 6 April 1914-15
Date of Departure: (1) 30 April 1909 (2) 1 March 1917
Reason for Departure: (1) Seat abolished. Stood for Franklin.
Successful. (2) Resigned to contest Senate seat. Successful.
Comments: Senator 1917-23.
House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 305
|House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.
Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.
Additional Reference Material:
A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968.
Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.
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