Miles, Edward David

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Birth Date: 27 January 1845 (Pontypridd, Glamorgan, South Wales)

Death Date: 3 March 1922 (Ascot, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia)

Parents: Robert Miles and Gwenllian (nee David)

Family: Eliza Jane Herring on 20 November 1876

Religion: Methodist


Miner; Engine driver; Accountant

Local Government Service: Alderman, Charters Towers; Mayor of Charters Towers, 1897

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Council NONE Legislative Council 5 Jul 1902 3 Mar 1922 Died in office

Additional Information

Notes: President, Charters Towers Mining Institute and Mine Owners' Association; Secretary, Charters Towers Hospital Board; Involved with Charters Towers School of Arts, Chamber of Commerce and Water Board; Member, Charters Towers Licensing Bench and Townsville Hospital Board

Sources: Image courtesy of John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland, Neg: 20645; Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)