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


Clayton, Ernest Henry Collet (Harry)

View print friendly version


Birth Date: 9 November 1889 (Tinana, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 30 December 1946 (Maryborough, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: John Edward Clayton and Frances Elizabeth (nee Mills)

Family: (2) Gladys Cheyne on 20 November 1928, (1) Emily Cheyne on 17 March 1915, 1 son, 1 daughter

Education: Maryborough Grammar School

Religion: Church of England


Dairy, grazing and sugar farming, Tinana; Representative, Maryborough Cane Prices Board

Local Government Service: Member, Burrum Shire Council, 1915 to 1920; Member, Tiaro Shire Council, 1910 to 1920; Member, Tinana Shire Council, 1910

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly CP Wide Bay 9 Oct 1920 30 Dec 1946 Died in office

Additional Information

Notes: Member, Primary Producers Union

Sources: Waterson, DB and John Arnold, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1930-1980, (Canberra: ANU Press, 1982)

[Last Modified: Friday, 4 August 2017]