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Turner, Henry

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Birth Date: 10 November 1844 (Aynho, Northamptonshire, England)

Death Date: 9 August 1932 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Thomas Turner and Leah (nee Fathers)

Family: (2) Ida Martha Ridgewell on 4 May 1910 at Rockhampton, 1 son, 1 daughter, (1) Louisa Brown at Harrow, 3 sons, 2 daughters

Religion: Church of England


Ploughboy; Apprentice nurseryman; Gardener; Meatworker; Successful business and grazing investments

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Rockhampton North 29 Jun 1901 17 Oct 1901 Election declared invalid
Assembly ALP Rockhampton North 11 Mar 1902 18 May 1907 Did not contest
Council ALP Legislative Council 3 Jul 1907 23 Mar 1922 Council Abolished

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)