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BARRETT, the Hon. John GeorgeBiography for BARRETT, the Hon. John George

Senator for Victoria

Australian Labor Party



Parliamentary Service

State: Elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly for Carlton South, 1895. Defeated at general elections 1897.

Federal: Elected to the Senate for Victoria 1901. Defeated at general elections 1903.


Committee Service

Senate Standing: Library from 28.5.1903 to 31.12.1903.

Senate Select: Steamship Communication between Australia and Tasmania from 26.7.1901 to 25.9.1902.


Personal

Born 17.12.1858, Carlton, Australia

Died 19.5.1928, Melbourne

Married


Qualifications and Occupations before entering Federal Parliament

Founder, Tinsmiths', Ironworkers' and Japanners' Society, 1883.

President, Melbourne Trades Hall Council from 1888 to 1889.

Secretary, Melbourne Trades Hall Council from 1893 to 1901.

Tinsmith.

Secretary, Tinsmiths', Ironworkers' and Japanners' Society.

Member of the executive, Melbourne Trades Hall Council.

Vice-president, Melbourne Trades Hall Council.


Local Government Service

Elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly for Carlton South, 1895. Defeated at general elections 1897.