Mr Cecil Gordon WINGFIELD (1893 - 1955)**
- Date of Birth: 21/09/1893
- Place of Birth: Southgate, Clarence River, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 28/01/1955
- Place of Death: Yamba, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||26 Mar 1938||28 Jan 1955||16yr(s) 10mth(s) 3day(s)|
|Member for Clarence||26 Mar 1938||18 Apr 1941||3yr(s) 24day(s)|
32nd (1938 - 1941)
|Member for Clarence||10 May 1941||24 Apr 1944||2yr(s) 11mth(s) 15day(s)|
33rd (1941 - 1944)
|Member for Clarence||28 Apr 1944||29 Mar 1947||2yr(s) 11mth(s) 2day(s)|
34th (1944 - 1947)
|Member for Clarence||3 Apr 1947||22 May 1950||3yr(s) 1mth(s) 20day(s)|
35th (1947 - 1950)
|Member for Clarence||25 May 1950||14 Jan 1953||2yr(s) 7mth(s) 21day(s)|
36th (1950 - 1953)
|Member for Clarence||14 Feb 1953||28 Jan 1955||1yr(s) 11mth(s) 15day(s)|
37th (1953 - 1956)
Political Party Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Storekeeper. Educated at Southgate and Ulmarra public schools; entered father's store at Southgate and later with his brother managed it; moved to Grafton where he opened his own mercery store; became president of Ulmarra Pastoral and Agricultural Society from 1917; became councillor of Clarence Pastoral and Agricultural Society from 1927; member of the advisory committee of Grafton Experimental Farm from 1926; member of New South Wales Ambulance Transport Board; Freemason; Rotarian.
Enlisted in Australian Infantry Forces in 1914, discharged medically unfit.
Son of Jonathon, storekeeper, and Sarah Jane Dixon. Married Eileen McDonald on 16 August 1918 and had issue, 1 daughter and 1 son. Presbyterian. Funeral at Grafton cemetery from St Andrew's Presbyterian church.
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