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Nielson, Charles Frederick

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Birth Date: 6 February 1871 (Als. Schleswig, Germany)

Death Date: 15 August 1924 (Gympie, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Peter Nielson and Magdalena (nee Fredericksen)

Family: Ellen Horniblow on 5 May 1989 at Brisbane, 3 sons

Education: Als and Hamburg State schools; Bundaberg and Maryborough Grammar schools

Religion: Church of England


Articled solicitor, Bundaberg and Brisbane; Admitted as solicitor, 1895; Member, Royal Commission into the Sugar Industry, 1896; Member, Royal Commission into Labour for Canefields, 1906; Director, Fairleigh Sugar Mills, 1919

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Musgrave 27 Aug 1904 18 May 1907
Council NONE Legislative Council 14 Sep 1907 23 Mar 1922

Additional Information

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