Blocksidge, George Henry

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Birth Date: 20 September 1855 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 20 January 1944 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: William Blocksidge and Esther (nee Shelly)

Family: Kate Georgina Bell on 3 November 1880, 2 sons, 5 daughters

Education: Brisbane State Schools

Religion: Methodist

Career

Commercial agent; Established Blocksidge and Ferguson, land and estate agents

Local Government Service: Mayor of South Brisbane


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly OPP Wooloongabba 18 May 1907 5 Feb 1908

Additional Information

Notes: Fellow, Institute of Valuers; Member, Metropolitan Transit Board; Trustee, Methodist Church; Member, Protestant Alliance Friendly Scoiety

Sources: Image courtesy of Bruce Blocksidge of Blocksidge & Ferguson Ltd; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)