Mr Alfred Stephen HENRY (1890 - 1938)**

  • Date of Birth: 28/04/1890
  • Place of Birth: Warialda, New South Wales, Australia
  • Date of Death: 27/09/1938
  • Place of Death: near Stroud, New South Wales, Australia

Parliamentary Service

Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly7 Mar 193124 Feb 19386yr(s) 11mth(s) 18day(s)
Member for Clarence7 Mar 193118 May 19321yr(s) 2mth(s) 12day(s)
29th (1930 - 1932)
Member for Clarence25 May 193212 Apr 19352yr(s) 10mth(s) 19day(s)
30th (1932 - 1935)
Member for Clarence11 May 193524 Feb 19382yr(s) 9mth(s) 14day(s)
31st (1935 - 1938)

Political Party Activity

Country Party. Councillor in 1934, 1937. Contested in 1921 and 1922 as a Nationalist.

Qualifications, occupations and interests

Lawyer (Solicitor). Educated at Grafton public school and the King's School, Parramatta; obtained an able-bodied seman certificate on sailing ships; legal training with F.McGuren at Grafton; admitted as a solicitor in 1917; established own practice in Sydney in 1919; owned Tralee estate, Grafton; active in Sydney School of Arts Debating Club; champion swimmer; Freemason

Military Service

Served in the Australian Infantry Forces from 1917 until 1919, 15th Field Ambulance, Private;


Son of Thomas James Henry. doctor, and Ada Emily Stephen. Married Flora Isabel Stewart on 27 November 1920, at Auckland, New Zealand, and had issue, 1 son. Methodist. Funeral at Northern Suburbs crematorium with Methodist rites.

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