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Former Member Details

Mr Thomas Sinclair HOLDEN, LL.B (1906 - 1973)

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Date of Birth: 06/01/1906
Place of Birth: Redfern, New South Wales, Australia
Date of Death: 23/12/1973
Place of Death: Strathfield, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Council 23 Apr 1934 10 Oct 1945 11 years 5 months 18 days A Member of the indirectly elected Council 1934 - 1978. Date of Election 5 December 1933 and 1 November 1939
Political Party Activity
Community Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Lawyer (Solicitor). Educated at Fort Street High School. and University of Sydney (LLB 1928); admitted as a solicitor in 1928; member of Higgins, Holden and Company from 1930 until 1938; admitted as a barrister in 1938, built up a large practice in common law, later specialising in workers' compensation; District Court judge from 1945 until 1965, retired.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Son of Thomas Douglas Percy Holden. Married Rose Scott Winden and had issue 1 daughter and 2 sons.
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