History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Robison Chapman

James Robison Chapman

Surname: CHAPMAN

Given Names: James Robison

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 5 September 1855 - Hawthorn, Victoria

Date of Death: 12 April 1925 - Melbourne, Victoria



Legislative Council: 2 May 1922

Electorate: Hobart

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 12 April 1925

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 374


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.