History Resources - Members of Parliament

George Simpson Carruthers

George Simpson Carruthers


Given Names: George Simpson

Title and Honours: Rev.


Date and Place of Birth: 1 February 1879 - Lancaster, England

Date of Death: 29 June 1949 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 9 June 1934

Electorate: Denison

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 20 February 1937

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 242


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.