History Resources - Members of Parliament

George Leatham

George Leatham

Surname: LEATHAM

Given Names:George Leatham

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 16 August 1849 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death: 7 August 1916 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly:(1) 13 January 1891 (2) 29 March 1906

Electorate:New Norfolk

Party: Anti-Socialist; Liberal

Positions Held:

Date of Departure:(1) 2 April 1903 (2) 30 April 1909

Reason for Departure:(1) Defeated. (2) Seat abolished. Stood for Franklin. Unsucessful.


Elected at by-election following death of G.F. Huston.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 228

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.