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Hanlon, John Stanislaus (Jack)

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Birth Date: 16 November 1883 (Creswick, Victoria, Australia)

Death Date: 13 September 1949 (Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)

Parents: Christopher Hanlon

Family: Mary Cotter in February 1908, 1 son, 1 daughter

Education: Creswick State School; St. Patrick's College, Ballarat, Victoria

Religion: Roman Catholic


Journalist, Ballarat and Perth; Founder and president, Western Australian branch Australian Journalists' Association; Editor, Worker, Brisbane, 1915; Editor, Australian Worker, Sydney, 1943

Parliamentary Representation:

House Party Electorate From To Elected/Departure Reason
Council ALP Legislative Council 19 Feb 1920 23 Mar 1922 Council Abolished

Additional Information

Notes: Member, Australian Broadcasting Commission, 1945-1949; Member, University of Queensland senate, 1921-1943

Sources: Waterson, DB, A Biographical Register of the Queensland Parliament: 1860-1929, 2nd revised edition (Sydney: Casket Publications, 2001)