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Former Member Details

Mr Alfred Stephen HENRY (1890 - 1938)

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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
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 07 Mar 1931 24 Feb 1938 6 years 11 months 18 days
Member for Clarence 07 Mar 1931 18 May 1932 1 year 2 months 12 days
Member for Clarence 25 May 1932 12 Apr 1935 2 years 10 months 19 days
Member for Clarence 11 May 1935 24 Feb 1938 2 years 9 months 14 days
Political Party Activity
Country Party. Councillor in 1934, 1937. Contested in 1921 and 1922 as a Nationalist.
Community Activity
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;
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
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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