History Resources - Members of Parliament

Richard Franks

 Richard Franks

Surname: FRANKS

Given Names: Richard

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 11 April 1870 - Beckington, Somerset, England

Date of Death: 3 July 1938 - Elliot, Tasmania



House of Assembly: 10 June 1922

Electorate: Darwin (Braddon)

Party: Country

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 3 June 1925

Reason for Departure: Retired.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 376

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.