History Resources - Members of Parliament

Ian Maxwell Braid

Ian Maxwell Braid

Surname: BRAID

Given Names: Ian Maxwell

Title and Honours: Mr, Honourable


Date and Place of Birth: 8 July 1935 - Sheffield, Tasmania

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: (1) 10 May 1969 (2) 10 July 1975

Electorate: Wilmot/Lyons

Party: Liberal

Positions Held: Minister 1982-89, 1993-95

Date of Departure: (1) 22 April 1972 (2) 22 November 1995

Reason for Departure: (1) Defeated. (2) Resigned.


Cousin of Harry Braid MLC.

Re-elected by recount on resignation of Angus Bethune. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 4 June 1991.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 580

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.