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Massey, Harry

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Birth Date: 1889 (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)

Death Date: 3 June 1962 (Toowong, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Henry James Massey and Evelyn Louise (nee Gooddy)

Family: Sophie May Coburn in 1916, 2 sons, 2 daughters

Education: Camberwell Grammar School

Religion: Church of England


Retail draper, Brisbane; Clothing manufacturer, Brisbane, since 1924

Party Positions:

  1. (UAP) Member, Executive of the United Australia Party (Qld branch)

Local Government Service: Alderman, Brisbane City Council, 1931 to 1937

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly UAP Toowong 2 Apr 1938 15 Apr 1944

Additional Information

Notes: President, Australian Natives Association, Melbourne Branch; Member: Commercial Travellers' Association, Royal Queensland Yacht Club, Constitutional Club and Indooroopilly Golf Club; Interests included cricket, football and amateur boxing

Sources: Image courtesy of Brisbane City Council Librariy Services, Identifier: BCC-B120-32632; Queensland Parliamentary Debates, Motion of Condolence, Second session of the 36th Parliament, Vol. 232, 7 Jun 1962, p. 2660 (Brisbane, Qld: Government Printer); Waterson, D B and John Arnold, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1930-1980, (Canberra: ANU Press, 1982)

[Last Modified: Friday, 18 August 2017]