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Nimmo, Thomas

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Birth Date: 27 July 1879 (Ipswich, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 6 February 1943 (Corinda, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Andrew Nimmo and Agnes (nee Reilly)

Family: Margaret Wright on 25 November 1903, 1 son, 3 daughters

Education: Ipswich State School

Religion: Presbyterian


Shop assistant, Ipswich; Owner, retail drapery business, North Ipswich, until 1923; Business interests including woollen manufacturing and banking; Director, Queensland Woolen Mills and Queensland Deposit Bank

Local Government Service: Alderman, Ipswich City Council; Councillor, Oxley Shire Council

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly CPNP Oxley 11 May 1929 1 Jan 1936
Assembly UAP Oxley 1 Jan 1936 6 Feb 1943 Died in office

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Deputy Leader of the Opposition 1941 1943

Additional Information

Notes: Member: Graceville Bowls Club, Yeronga Bowls Club, Annerley Bowls Club, Oxley Sailing Club and Oxley Golf Club; Freemason

Sources: Image sourced from C Lack, Three decades of Queensland political history, 1929-1960 (1962); Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Monday, 28 August 2017]