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Thompson, George Henry

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Birth Date: 1848 (Gulgong, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 9 June 1940 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: George Thompson and Martha

Family: Margaret Ann Dunne on 19 September 1888 in Brisbane, 2 daughters

Education: Gulgong State School

Religion: Church of England


Apprentice compositor, Gulgong; Compositor, 'Courier', Brisbane, 1885; Compositor, 'Boomerang', 1887; Compositor, Government Printing Office, 1902-1912; Compositor, 'Daily Standard'

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Council NONE Legislative Council 19 Feb 1920 23 Mar 1922 Council Abolished

Additional Information

Notes: Executive, Printers' Employees' Union

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)