History Resources - Officers of the Parliament of Tasmania from 1856

Herbert Nicholls

Herbert Nicholls


Given Names: Herbert

Title and Honours: Kt (1916); KCMG (1927)

Qualifications: LLB (Tas 1896)

Date and Place of Birth: 11 August 1868 - Ballarat, Victoria

Date of Death: 11 November 1940 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly: (1) 15 May 1900 (by-election) (2) 2 April 1903

Electorate: (1) Hobart (2) Central Hobart


Positions Held: Minister

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

Reason for Departure: (1) Transferred seat. (2) Seat abolished.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 266

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.