Title Biography for SAYERS, Robert John
Database Biographies
Date 03-09-2020 01:13 AM
Source Parliamentary Library
Current member No
State Qld
System Id handbook/allmps/K5F


SAYERS, Robert JohnBiography for SAYERS, Robert John

Senator for Queensland

Anti-Socialist Party



Parliamentary Service

State: Elected to the Queensland Legislative Assembly for Charters Towers, 1888. Defeated at general elections 1893.

Federal: Elected to the Senate for Queensland 1906. Defeated at general elections 1913.


Committee Service

Senate Standing: House from 6.7.1910 to 1912.


Conferences, Delegations and Visits

Member, Parliamentary party that visited England in 1911, at the invitation of the Imperial Government, on the occasion of the coronation of King George V.


Personal

Born 27.1.1845, St Lawrence, Isle of Wight, England

Died 12.5.1919, Brisbane


Qualifications and Occupations before entering Federal Parliament

Miner.

Mine investor and manager.


State/Territory Government Service

Elected to the Queensland Legislative Assembly for Charters Towers, 1888. Defeated at general elections 1893.