History Resources - Members of Parliament

Eric John Chancellor ('John') Stopp

Eric John Chancellor ('John') Stopp

Surname: STOPP

Given Names: Eric John Chancellor ('John')

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon. (25 August 1995)


Date and Place of Birth: 10 June 1933 - Norfolk Island

Date of Death: 19 April 2014



Legislative Council: 28 May 1983

Electorate: Queenborough

Party: Independent

Positions Held: President

Date of Departure: 23 May 1995

Reason for Departure: Retired.

Inaugural Speech


Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 25 August 1995.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 647

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.