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Bartholomew, John

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Birth Date: 31 October 1858 (Glasgow, Scotland)

Death Date: 25 September 1928 (Glenhuntly, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)

Parents: James Bartholomew and Elizabeth (nee Jack)

Family: Christina Binnie in Geelong on 17 January 1895, 1 son

Education: Maryborough State School; Dr Sly's School, Sydney

Religion: Presbyterian


Director, Wilson, Hart & Co., sawmillers 1891-1901; Established drapery business 1879

Local Government Service: Alderman, Maryborough 1889-97; Mayor, Maryborough 1893-95

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly MIN Maryborough 10 Mar 1896 11 Mar 1902

Additional Information

Notes: Stood unsuccessfully for the Senate in 1901 and 1903.

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg:7469; Hughes, Colin A and BD Graham, Voting for the Queensland Legislative Assembly 1890-1964, (Canberra: ANU, Department of Political Science, 1974); Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Monday, 29 May 2017]