Welcome to the Queensland Parliament web site - accessibility access keys available by clicking here or by using access key 9, sitemap available under access key 2Skip to Main Content or by using access key 0View Access KeysGo to sitemapGo to useful linksGo to contact usGo to latest sitting weekGo to current members listView Access KeysRemote Access

 

Williams, Herbert

View print friendly version

Personal


Birth Date: 27 April 1890 (Gympie, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 29 December 1943 (Albion, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: William George Williams and Mary Jane (nee Richards)

Family: Florence Georgina Thomas on 20 March 1912, 1 son, 2 daughters

Education: Gympie State School

Religion: Methodist

Career

Clerk, Gympie, Bundaberg and Lands Office in Brisbane

Party Positions:

  1. (ALP) Secretary, Windsor Branch
  2. (ALP) Chairman of Executive

Local Government Service: Alderman, Brisbane City Council, 1934 to 1935


Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Windsor 11 May 1935 29 Mar 1941

Additional Information

Notes: Mr Williams began the campaign for the Saturday half-holiday in Gympie. Secretary, Bundaberg Rowing Club; Chairman, Queensland Rowing Association. He challenged the pre-selection ballot for Windsor in 1943 but died before the result

Sources: Image courtesy of Brisbane City Council Library, Neg:BCC-B120-32613; Waterson, DB and John Arnold, Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1930-1980, (Canberra: ANU Press, 1982)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 18 July 2017]