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GIBB, JamesBiography for GIBB, James

Member for Flinders (Vic)

Free Trade



Parliamentary Service

State: Elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly, for Mornington, 1880. Resigned February 1886.

Federal: Elected to the House of Representatives for Flinders, Victoria, 1903. Contested the House of Representatives division of Hume, New South Wales 1906 (defeated).


Parliamentary Appointments

Member of the Royal Commission on Ocean Shipping Service, 1906.


Committee Service

House of Representatives Select: Shipping Service between the Commonwealth and the United Kingdom from 7.9.1905 to 15.12.1905.


Other Positions

President of the National Agriculture Society from 1883.

Trustee of the National Agriculture Society.


Personal

Born 30.6.1843, Campbelfield, Australia

Died 22.2.1919, Glenroy


Qualifications and Occupations before entering Federal Parliament

Farmer.


Local Government Service

Councillor, Berwick Shire Council from 1862.

President, Berwick shire Council from 1874 to 1875.

Elected to the Victorian Legislative Assembly, for Mornington, 1880. Resigned February 1886.