History Resources - Members of Parliament

Arthur William Tattersall

  Arthur William Tattersall


Given Names: Arthur William

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 21 April 1876 - Launceston, Tasmania

Date of Death: 26 June 1962 - Wynyard, Tasmania



Legislative Council: 10 May 1947

Electorate: West Devon

Party: Independent

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 2 May 1953

Reason for Departure: Retired.


First Member for the new electorate of West Devon.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 494

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.