Mr Thomas Howard MORROW (1888 - 1971)**

  • Date of Birth: 23/03/1888
  • Place of Birth: Ballimtra, Ireland
  • Date of Death: 20/02/1971
  • Place of Death: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Parliamentary Service

Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly25 Mar 192218 Apr 19253yr(s) 25day(s)
Member for Parramatta25 Mar 192218 Apr 19253yr(s) 25day(s)
26th (1922 - 1925)

Political Party Activity

Nationalist Party; councillor from 1930 until 1931.

Community Activity

Commissioned as a Justice of the Peace.

Qualifications, occupations and interests

Prisons employee, hospital attendant and railway employee. Educated at Civil Service Training College in Belfast; worked with prisons department; came to Australia in 1913; attendant at Parramatta Mental Hospital from 1913 until 1916; worked for Clyde Engineering Company; labourer at Darling Harbour railway yards from 1918 until 1920, then watchman until resignation to enter Parliament; lime and cement merchant until 1929, later became a contractor at Parramatta and a health inspector. Protestant Federation. Orangeman.


Son of Thomas Morrow, farmer, and Elizabeth Hill. Married Helen Mary Harvey on 21 May 1914 and had issue, 4 sons. Church of England. Funeral at Rookwood crematorium from St John's Church of England, Parramatta.

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