Creagh, Cornelius Vincent (Vince)

View print friendly version


Birth Date: 2 July 1876 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 14 April 1909 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: John Creagh and Margaret (nee Kelly)

Family: Theresa Purcell on 11 June 1907, 1 son

Education: Attended Brisbane and Croyden State Schools

Religion: Roman Catholic


Clerk in merchant's office, Croydon; Auctioneer, sharebroker and general agent, Croydon 1898; Founder, Gulf Mining Pastoral and Industrial Association, Croydon; Licensee of Theatre Royal Hotel, Brisbane, 1908

Local Government Service: Brisbane Alderman; Four times Mayor of Croydon

Parliamentary Representation:

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

Additional Information

Sources: Image courtesy John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg: 195022; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)