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Aiken, John Albert

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Birth Date: 17 March 1918 (Kensington, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 3 September 2016 (Queensland)

Parents: John Hugh O'Neill Aiken and Care Anastasia (nee Wond)

Family: Barbara Davidson on 12 February 1945, 1 son, 2 daughters

Education: Hornsby Public and Chatswood Intermediate high schools, New South Wales; Graduated with honours in wool technology, East Sydney Technical College

Religion: Church of England

Career

Grazier and bloodstock breeder; Wool classer; Postmaster; Storekeeper, Cooladdi; Newsagent, Charleville, 1947 to 1954

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) President, Charleville Branch

Local Government Service: Mayor, Murweh Shire Council, 1975 to 1978


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Warrego 17 May 1969 7 Dec 1974

Additional Information

Notes: Chairman and Secretary, Rugby League Football Club. Member of Referees Association, local tennis clubs and Warrego Club in Charleville

Sources: Image sourced from the collection of the Queensland Parliamentary and Research Service; Waterson, DB and John Arnold, Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1930-1980 (Canberra: ANU Press, 1982)

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 9 November 2016]