History Resources - Members of Parliament

Brendan Aloysius Lyons

Brendan Aloysius Lyons


Given Names:Brendan Aloysius

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon (5 March 1991)


Date and Place of Birth: 17 June 1927 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death:8 September 2010



House of Assembly:15 May 1982



Positions Held:Minister

Date of Departure:8 February 1986

Reason for Departure:Defeated.


Son of Joseph and Enid Lyons. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 5 March 1991.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture:638

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.