History Resources - Members of Parliament

William John Connell

William John Connell

Surname: CONNELL

Given Names: William John

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 21 January 1891 - Launceston, Tasmania

Date of Death: 14 April 1945 - St Leonards, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 16 January 1919

Electorate: Wilmot (Lyons)

Party: Liberal

Positions Held:

Date of Departure 31 May 1919

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


Elected by recount on resignation of E. Mulcahy.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 349


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.