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Payne, John

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Birth Date: 9 November 1860 (Spring Valley, Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 14 January 1928 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: William Payne and Mary (nee Brogham)

Family: Elizabeth Catherine Ahern on 2 July 1892 at Rockhampton, 3 sons, 6 daughters

Education: Private and State schools, New South Wales


Shearer, miner, bushworker; Blacksmith, Longreach, 1891-1895; Organiser, Amalgamated Workers' Union

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Mitchell 13 May 1905 14 Jan 1928 Died in Office

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)