History Resources - Members of Parliament

Ernest William Freeland

 Ernest William Freeland


Given Names: Ernest William

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 12 January 1870 - Carrick, Tasmania

Date of Death: 22 November 1940 - Beaconsfield, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 6 May 1919

Electorate: Tamar

Party: UAP

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 4 May 1937

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


Son-in-law of J. Thomson MLC.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 350

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.