History Resources - Members of Parliament

Alfred John White

  Alfred John White

Surname: WHITE

Given Names: Alfred John

Title and Honours: Sir (1971)


Date and Place of Birth: 2 February 1902 - Melbourne, Victoria

Date of Death:31 August 1987 - Hobart, Tasmania



House of Assembly:13 December 1941



Positions Held:Minister

Date of Departure:27 January 1959

Reason for Departure: Resigned.


Became Agent-General in London on retirement. Father of JC White (MHA/MLC). Condolence motion in HA 23 September 1987.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 454

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.