History Resources - Members of Parliament

James Joseph Long

James Joseph Long


Given Names:James Joseph

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth:1870 - Forth, Tasmania

Date of Death: 23 December 1932 - Melbourne, Victoria



House of Assembly: (1) 2 April 1903 (2) 30 April 1909

Electorate:(1) Lyell (2) Darwin (Braddon)


Positions Held:Minister

Date of Departure: (1) 30 April 1909 (2) 28 February 1910

Reason for Departure: (1) Seat abolished. Elected to Darwin (Braddon). (2) Resigned to contest Senate. Successful.


Senator 1910-18.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 289

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.