Mr Hilton Oswald ELLIOTT (1885 - 1960)**
- Date of Birth: 15/06/1885
- Place of Birth: Forbes, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 28/04/1960
- Place of Death: Forbes, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||11 Jun 1932||18 Apr 1941||8yr(s) 10mth(s) 8day(s)|
|Member for Ashburnham||11 Jun 1932||12 Apr 1935||2yr(s) 10mth(s) 2day(s)|
30th (1932 - 1935)
|Member for Ashburnham||11 May 1935||24 Feb 1938||2yr(s) 9mth(s) 14day(s)|
31st (1935 - 1938)
|Member for Ashburnham||26 Mar 1938||18 Apr 1941||3yr(s) 24day(s)|
32nd (1938 - 1941)
Political Party Activity
Country Party, councillor from 1932 until 1935, 1939.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Wheat farmer. Educated in country primary schools; worked on family farm; established own property 'Fairfield' near Mulyandry in 1906, wheat and sheep; subdivided it between his sons in 1949, retired to Forbes; toured Canada and the United States of America in 1927; member of the executive of the Farmers and Settlers Association from 1921 until 1922; member of Forbes Chamber of Commerce, of Forbes and district Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Association and local Closer Settlement Advisory Committee; president of Forbes Town Planning committee and Forbes Flood Relief committee, member of Forbes Pastures Protection Board; chairman of Lachlan Railway League; member of New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Board; president of Forbes town and district band; active in sporting organisations, especially cricket; Church of England; member of synod
Local Government Activity
Councillor of Jemalong Shire Council from 1917 until 1925, president in 1920, 1923; Alderman at Forbes from 1955 until 1956, Mayor in 1956.
Son of Joseph Elliott, farmer. Married Eva Maud Chandler at Blayney in c.1912 and had issue, 3 daughters and 2 sons. Funeral at Forbes cemetery from St John's Church of England church.