History Resources - Members of Parliament

Charles Russen

Charles Russen

Surname: RUSSEN

Given Names: Charles

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 1850 - England

Date of Death: 11 December 1914 - Launceston, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 3 May 1904

Electorate: Launceston; transferred to Cornwall 1946

Party: Independent

Positions Held: Minister

Date of Departure: 11 December 1914

Reason for Departure: Died in office.


House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 296

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.