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Former Member Details

Mr John Charles MCINTOSH (1901 - 1971)

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Date of Birth: 11/04/1901
Place of Birth: Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death: 10/08/1971
Place of Death: Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 23 Apr 1964 10 Aug 1971 7 years 3 months 19 days A Member of the indirectly elected Council 1934 - 1978. Date of Election 21 November 1963.
Political Party Activity
Country Party
Community Activity
East Lismore Bowling Club, Lismore City Bowling Club, Lismore Golf Club, Presbyterian Church in Lismore, Lismore Returned Soldiers' Club
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Lawyer (solicitor) and company director. Educated at Lismore and the Armidale School; entered father's firm, McIntosh and Best, solicitors, admitted as a solicitor in 1924; built up a large practice, partner in J.C McIntosh and Balzer from 1952 until 1958, J.C McIntosh, Balzer and Gordon from 1958 until 1966, owned a farm at Bexhill near Lismore, Guernsey stud and pigs; chairman of directors of Northern Rivers Television (RTN8), Northern Star Limited, Richmond River Broadcasters Limited (2LM) and Piercy and Nott - PDS Holdings Pty Limited; director of Northern Investments Limited; member of Lismore Returned Serviceman's League; vice president of North Coast National Agricultural and Industrial Association. Recreational interests include champion golf and district rugby league; Rotarian
Military Service
Served in Royal Australian Air Force, 22nd squadron, New Guinea
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Son of John Charles McIntosh, solicitor. Married (1) Evelyn Betty Griffiths at Toowoomba, Queensland and had issue, 1 son. Married (2) Margaret Pauline Manson on 11 January 1940 in Brisbane, Queensland, and had issue, 1 daughters. Presbyterian. Cremation at Lismore from St Paul's Presbyterian Church.
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