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Daniels, Henry John

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Birth Date: 8 March 1857 (Bethnal Green, London, England)

Death Date: 13 June 1934 (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Samuel Daniels and Charlotte (nee Hood)

Family: Alice Chalmers (2 children), Susannah Patterson in Stanthorpe on 18 June 1874, 3 sons, 3 daughters

Education: Attended school in London

Religion: Church of England


Laboured on parents' farm; Worked in Stanthorpe tin mines, 1872-1874; Selector, Clifton Homestead Region, Mt Kent, Darling Downs, 1877; Selected large grazing farm, Gindie, Emerald, 1895; Transferred his leases in 1904

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly ALP Cambooya 6 May 1893 18 Mar 1899

Additional Information

Notes: Member, Queensland Shearers' Union

Sources: Bernays, Charles Arrowsmith, Queensland Politics During Sixty (1859-1919) Years (Brisbane: A.J. Cummings, Government Printer, 1920); Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Tuesday, 27 June 2017]