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Grimstone, Ernest Lancelot

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Birth Date: 29 January 1883 (Mackay, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 22 October 1933 (Esk, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: John Frederick Grimstone and Emma Eliza (nee Macdonald)

Family: Georgina Mayne Raine on 17 August 1909 in Croydon, Queensland, 5 sons

Education: Educated in Mackay

Religion: Roman Catholic


Teacher Rockhampton, Windorah West, Forsayth (Etheridge), and Springside (Darling Downs), from 1904; Headmaster at Yarraman Creek State School; Returned to Yarraman Creek, 1919

Military Service: Attended Military College at Duntroon, 1915; Enlisted with 9th Battalion AIF in Jan 1917, fought in France

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly CPNP Stanley 25 Feb 1928 22 Oct 1933 Died in office

Additional Information

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg: 1108754; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Monday, 22 October 2018]