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Former Member Details

Mr Arthur John Leonard WILLIAMS (1886 - 1968)

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Date of Birth: 17/12/1886
Place of Birth: Paddington, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death: 30/09/1968
Place of Death: Springwood, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 17 Sep 1940 06 Feb 1956 15 years 4 months 21 days
Member for Ryde 17 Sep 1940 18 Apr 1941 7 months 2 days
Member for Georges River 10 May 1941 24 Apr 1944 2 years 11 months 15 days
Member for Georges River 27 May 1944 29 Mar 1947 2 years 10 months 3 days
Member for Georges River 03 May 1947 22 May 1950 3 years 20 days
Member for Georges River 17 Jun 1950 14 Jan 1953 2 years 6 months 29 days
Member for East Hills 14 Feb 1953 06 Feb 1956 2 years 11 months 24 days
Political Party Activity
Australian Labor Party (ALP)
Community Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Accountant. Educated at Marist Brothers' College; public accountant, established the firm of A.J Williams and Company; remained active in the company until 1966; fellow of Federal Institute of Accountants and the Institute of Industrial Administration; auditor for several trade unions.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Personal
Son of Thomas Williams, hotel broker, and Mary Ella Hyde. Married (1) Annie Clydesdale Geal on 7 July 1910 and had issue, 3 daughters and 3 sons. Married (2) Annie Kingston on 9 February 1926. Roman Catholic. Funeral at Waverley cemetery from St Thomas' Roman Catholic church, Springwood.
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