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Cooper, William

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Birth Date: 1868 (Durnow, Maitland, New South Wales, Australia)

Death Date: 29 November 1957 (Ipswich, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Henry John Cooper and Elizabeth (nee Chaffe)

Family: Ida Emma Ernst on 1 January 1902, 4 sons, 2 daughters

Education: Durnow.

Religion: Church of England


Farmworker, 1882 -1886; Blacksmith; Railway worker, Rosewood-Grandchester

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Rosewood 16 Mar 1918 11 May 1929

Additional Information

Notes: Member, WA Australian Workers Association

Sources: Image courtesy John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg:130146; 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)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 20 June 2017]