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Thompson, Andrew

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Birth Date: 9 July 1883 (Tiaro, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 15 January 1961 (Nambour, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Mark Thompson and Jane (nee McWatters)

Family: Lilias Nahrung on 29 August 1923, 2 sons, 1 daughter

Education: Munna Creek State School

Religion: Presbyterian


Worker on the family dairy farm at Miva, 1884-1936; Established farm at Nambour, 1936

Local Government Service: Member, Tiaro Shire Council and Maroochy Shire Council

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Wide Bay 16 Mar 1918 9 Oct 1920

Additional Information

Notes: Committee member, Queensland Dairy Farmers' Association; Contested Wide Bay (Federal) elections of 1912, 1915, 1925

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)