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Campbell, John Dunmore

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Birth Date: 19 April 1854 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Death Date: 19 June 1909 (Albion, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: James Campbell and Mary Isabella (nee Mitchell)

Family: Mary Cameron on 11 May 1876, 5 sons, 4 daughters

Education: Attended Brisbane Normal School

Religion: Presbyterian


Began learning building trade, 1867; Received commercial training at Father's building supplies firm, 1872; Managing Director, Caboolture Divisional Board; President, Brisbane Chamber of Commerce, 1889-1890; Elected to Caboolture Divisional Board

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly MIN Moreton 18 Mar 1899 26 Aug 1904
Assembly OPP Moreton 27 Aug 1904 4 Feb 1908
Assembly MIN Moreton 5 Feb 1908 29 May 1909

Parliamentary Service

Description From To
Secretary for Railways 19 Nov 1907 17 Feb 1908

Additional Information

Notes: Member, Marine Board of Queensland; Member, Brisbane General Hospital Board; Member, Queensland Immigration League; Councilor of Industrial Association of Queensland, 1890-1893; Vice-president, Queensland Employer's Association, 1893-1896; Vice-president, Queensland Rugby League Association, 1894-1905

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg:171010; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)