History Resources - Members of Parliament

Vincent William Shoobridge

Vincent William Shoobridge


Given Names: Vincent William

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 4 July 1872 - Bushy Park, Tasmania

Date of Death: 5 August 1948 - Hobart, Tasmania




House of Assembly: 8 November 1940

Electorate: Franklin

Party: Nationalist

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 13 December 1941

Reason for Departure: Defeated.


Elected by recount on death of G.L. Doyle. Numerous family political connections.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 445

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.