Title Biography for ST LEDGER, Anthony James Joseph
Database Biographies
Date 03-09-2020 01:13 AM
Source Parliamentary Library
Current member No
State Qld
System Id handbook/allmps/K78

ST LEDGER, Anthony James JosephBiography for ST LEDGER, Anthony James Joseph

Senator for Queensland

Anti-Socialist Party

Parliamentary Service

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

Committee Service

Senate Standing: Standing Orders from 21.2.1907 to 30.6.1913.

Other Positions

Honorary Secretary of the East Moreton Teachers' Association from 1887.


Born 18.2.1859, Barnsley, Yorkshire, England

Died 17.4.1929, Armadale


Qualifications and Occupations before entering Federal Parliament

Employed at the Department of Education from 1874.

Teacher from 1875 to 1879.

Appointed to the Central Boys' School, 1885.

Founder, editor and manager of the Education Journal (Qld) from 1895 to 1913.


Australian Socialism .

Federation or Unification? .