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Gilday, John Theophilus

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Birth Date: 1874 (Ballarat, Victoria, Australia)

Death Date: 29 August 1937 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Theophilus Gilday and Helen (nee Cochran)

Family: Mary Walker on 1 February 1899 in Brisbane, 2 sons, 2 daughters

Education: Ballarat State School, Victoria

Religion: Presbyterian


Meat and railway worker; Timekeeper, New South Wales; Organiser, Meat Industry Employers' Union, federal president for 2 years; Director, Daily Standard & The Worker; Inspector, State butcheries, 1926-1933

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Ithaca 27 Apr 1912 8 May 1926

Additional Information

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001); Hughes, Colin A and BD Graham, Voting for the Queensland Legislative Assembly 1890-1964, (Canberra: ANU, Department of Political Science, 1974)