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Ferricks, Myles Aloysius

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Birth Date: 12 November 1875 (Maryborough, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 20 August 1932 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Austin Ferricks and Mary (nee Sheridan)

Family: Beatrice Ingham Waugh on 12 April 1909 in Ayr, 2 daughters

Education: Albert State School; Christian Brothers School, Maryborough

Religion: Roman Catholic


School teacher, railway worker, miner, sugar farmer; Editor, Ravenswood Mining Journal and the Bowen Independent

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Bowen 2 Oct 1909 27 Apr 1912
Assembly ALP South Brisbane 9 Oct 1920 11 May 1929

Other Seats: Senator (Federal) for QLD, ALP, 01 July 1913 to 30 July 1914, 5 September 1914 to 30 June 1920

Additional Information

Notes: Rugby player during youth, representing Central Queensland; Strong anti-conscription campaigner against Prime Minister Hughes

Sources: Image courtesy of the National Library of Australia, reference an23386906-v; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)