Mr Samuel Barry JONES (1923 - 1999)**
- Date of Birth: 08/07/1923
- Place of Birth: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
- Date of Death: 26/01/1999
- Place of Death: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
|Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly||1 May 1965||5 Mar 1984||18yr(s) 10mth(s) 5day(s)|
|Member for Waratah||1 May 1965||23 Jan 1968||2yr(s) 8mth(s) 23day(s)|
41st (1965 - 1968)
|Member for Waratah||24 Feb 1968||13 Jan 1971||2yr(s) 10mth(s) 21day(s)|
42nd (1968 - 1971)
|Member for Waratah||13 Feb 1971||19 Oct 1973||2yr(s) 8mth(s) 7day(s)|
43rd (1971 - 1973)
|Member for Waratah||17 Nov 1973||2 Apr 1976||2yr(s) 4mth(s) 17day(s)|
44th (1973 - 1976)
|Member for Waratah||1 May 1976||12 Sep 1978||2yr(s) 4mth(s) 12day(s)|
45th (1976 - 1978)
|Member for Waratah||7 Oct 1978||28 Aug 1981||2yr(s) 10mth(s) 22day(s)|
46th (1978 - 1981)
|Member for Waratah||19 Sep 1981||5 Mar 1984||2yr(s) 5mth(s) 16day(s)|
47th (1981 - 1984)
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP). Joined the party in 1945, vice president and secretary of Tighes Hill branch, vice president of Newcastle and Waratah State Electorate Councils, secretary of Newcastle Federal Electorate Council.
Member of the Shortland County Council and the Hunter District Water Board.
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Fitter. Educated at Tighes Hill Public School and Newcastle Boys High School. Fitter by trade. shop steward for Amalgamated Engineering Union; company representative; member of Hunter District Water Supply and Sewerage Board from 1963 until 1967. Recreational interests included bowls.
Local Government Activity
Alderman of Newcastle City Council from 1959 until 1965, Shortland County Council in 1961
Married Patricia Jones on 30 September 1960 and had issue, 2 sons and 1 daughter.
Personal papers in the Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales: Sam Jones - papers, 1949 - 1984 (MLMSS 7343); photographs in the PICMAN Database.