History Resources - Members of Parliament

Thomas Lefroy Cheek

Thomas Lefroy Cheek

Surname: CHEEK

Given Names: Thomas Lefroy

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:28 December 1894 - Evandale, Tasmania

Date of Death: 26 September 1994


Legislative Council: 13 May 1950

Electorate: Macquarie

Party: Independent

Positions Held: Chair Committees 1966-68

Date of Departure 24 May 1968

Reason for Departure: Retired.


Re-elected unopposed 1956.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 510


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.