History Resources - Members of Parliament

Mervyn George Lakin

Mervyn George Lakin

Surname: LAKIN

Given Names: Mervyn George

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 9 November 1888 - Launceston, Tasmania

Date of Death: 19 June 1954 - Ulverstone, Tasmania




Legislative Council: 8 May 1954

Electorate: Mersey

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 19 June 1954

Reason for Departure:Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 519

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.