ENGLISH, MR CHARLES BERNARD


Personal

Birth Date
30 Jan 1902 (Goonengerry, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date
05 Aug 1974 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents
James and Catherine Jane English (nee Buckley)

Marriage
Married - Mona Annie Evelyn McConnell on 2 Jun 1926, 4 daughters.

Occupation
Sawmiller and Farmer

Education
1. Mount Carmel College, Charters Towers

Religion
Roman Catholic

Career

1. Timber mill owner
2. Malanda dairy and tobacco farm owner
3. Councillor, Malanda Shire Council
4. President, Eacham Shire Council


Party and Political Activities
Queensland Labor Party (QLP)

Party Positions
1. Member, ALP/QLP, since 1957
2. President, Malanda ALP, 1950
3. Secretary, Malanda ALP, 1941 to 1949

Parliamentary Representation
HousePartyElectorateFromToDeparture Reason
AssemblyALP MULGRAVE 07 Mar 195326 Apr 1957 
AssemblyQLP MULGRAVE 26 Apr 195703 Aug 1957Defeated


Other Seats Contested
1. MULGRAVE (State) 1950
2. MULGRAVE (State) 1959
3. MULGRAVE (State) 1960
4. MULGRAVE (State) 1963


Notes

1. He arrived in Queensland (Atherton Tableland) in 1904.
2. President, Malanda Bowls Club.
3. Mr English held executive positions in the Far North Bowls Club; the Eacham Rugby League Club; the Malanda Pioneer Football Club; and the Malanda Show Society.
4. Trustee, School of Arts.
5. Chairman, Malanda State School Committee.
6. Member, Cairns Harbour Board.


Sources

1. Waterson, DB and John Arnold, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1930-1980, (Canberra: ANU Press, 1982)



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