History Resources - Members of Parliament

Geoffrey James Foot

 Geoffrey James Foot

Surname: FOOT

Given Names: Geoffrey James

Title and Honours: Sir (December 1983)


Date and Place of Birth: 20 July 1915 - Launceston, Tasmania

Date of Death: 4 May 2009 - Launceston, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 16 December 1961

Electorate: Cornwall

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 27 May 1972

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


Condolence Motion in LC 19 May 2009

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 547

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.