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Former Member Details

Mr John BODEL (1834 - 1903)

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Date of Birth: 01/01/1834
Place of Birth: Belfast, Ireland
Date of Death: 28/09/1903
Place of Death: Forbes, New South Wales, Australia
Parliamentary Service
Position Start End Period Notes
Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 27 Nov 1880 23 Nov 1882 1 year 11 months 28 days
Member for Forbes 27 Nov 1880 23 Nov 1882 1 year 11 months 28 days
Political Party Activity
Community Activity
Qualifications, occupations and interests
Country storekeeper.
Military Service
Honours Received
Membership of other Parliaments & Offices Held
Local Government Activity
Alderman of Forbes Council
Arrived in New South Wales in 1862. Married Ellen Agnes Shaw in Parramatta, New South Wales. One son outlived him. Was one of the first citizens of Forbes in New South Wales. Church of England.
Additional Information
Members of the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales 1856 - 1901; The Biographical Register and other material in the offices of the Australian Dictionary of Biography.