Mr Thomas Vernon RYAN (1895 - 1972)**
- Date of Birth: 26/07/1895
- Place of Birth: Mossgiel, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 14/10/1972
- Place of Death: Guildford, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||3 Mar 1956||31 Mar 1965||9yr(s) 29day(s)|
|Member for Auburn||3 Mar 1956||16 Feb 1959||2yr(s) 11mth(s) 14day(s)|
38th (1956 - 1959)
|Member for Auburn||21 Mar 1959||5 Feb 1962||2yr(s) 10mth(s) 16day(s)|
39th (1950 - 1953)
|Member for Auburn||3 Mar 1962||31 Mar 1965||3yr(s) 29day(s)|
40th (1962 - 1965)
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP), joined ALP in youth, member of Auburn branch, lost preselection for 1965.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Storeman. Educated at Wilcannie; farming, station and mining experience; entered Railways Department as a storeman at Clyde waggon works in 1956; member of Australian Railways' Union, secretary of Dubbo sub branch c.1932 - 1938, delegate of Western districts engineering group to central council, delegate to the Australian Council of Trade Unions; member of delegation to Europe and the United States of America in 1963.
Local Government Activity
Alderman at Auburn council 1939 - 1944. Mayor in 1942.
Son of Thomas Ryan, publican, and Margaret Lynch. Married Vera Laurel Robert on 23 March 1920 and had issue, 3 daughters and 2 sons. Roman Catholic.