Sim, George Charles

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Personal


Birth Date: 1847 (Bradford, Yorkshire, England)

Death Date: 17 May 1922 (Wynnum, Brisbane, Queensland)

Parents: David Sim and Margaret (nee Anderson)

Education: Attended school in Bradford

Religion: Baptist

Career

Miner and journalist, after arrival in Queensland in 1870; Prospector and mining expert, Croydon, north Queensland; Worked on 'Carpentaria Times' as a journalist; Worked in Brisbane as a journalist until retirement


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Carpentaria 10 Mar 1896 25 Mar 1899

Additional Information

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 1 August 2017]