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Bebbington, William

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Birth Date: 19 October 1856 (Baschurch, Salop, England)

Death Date: 31 July 1939 (Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Thomas Bebbington

Family: Amelia Jones at Baschurch, England in 1881, 2 sons, 3 daughters

Education: Baschurch

Religion: Presbyterian


Clerk, Midland Railway Co. (England); Clerk, Toowoomba; Founder, cheese factory; Justice of the Peace

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Assembly MIN Drayton 27 Apr 1912 21 May 1915
Assembly FREP Drayton 22 May 1915 15 Mar 1918
Assembly NAT Drayton 16 Mar 1918 8 Oct 1920
Assembly CNC Drayton 9 Oct 1920 12 May 1923

Additional Information

Notes: President, Queensland Cheese Manufacturers' Association

Sources: Image courtesy of National Library of Australia Article 212818630, The Daily Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1903 - 1926) Tue 16 Nov 1920 Page 8.; Hughes, Colin A and BD Graham, Voting for the Queensland Legislative Assembly 1890-1964, (Canberra: ANU, Department of Political Science, 1974); Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)

[Last Modified: Wednesday, 7 November 2018]