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Home | Historical Information on the Australian Parliament | Members of the House of Representatives since 1901 | Courtnay to Forrest

Members of the House of Representatives since 1901

Name (born/died) Division State/ Territory Date of election Date ceased to be a member Party
Courtnay, Frank
(6.6.1903 – 31.3.1980)
Darebin Vic. 22.11.1958 Retired 29.9.1969 ALP
Coutts, Wilfred Charles
(10.6.1908 – 4.11.1997)
Griffith Qld 29.5.1954 Defeated 22.11.1958 ALP
Griffith Qld 9.12.1961 Defeated 26.11.1966 ALP
Cowan, David Bruce
(15.1.1926 – )
Lyne NSW 18.10.1980 Retired 8.2.1993 NCP; NPA from Oct.1982
Cox, David Alexander
(1.8.1954 – )
Kingston SA 3.10.1998 Defeated 9.10.2004 ALP
Cramer, John Oscar (later Sir John)
(18.2.1897 – 18.5.1994)
Bennelong NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 11.4.1974 LIB
Crawford, Mary Catherine
(12.4.1947 – )
Forde Qld 11.7.1987 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Crean, Frank
(28.2.1916 – )
Melbourne Ports Vic. 28.4.1951 Retired 10.11.1977 ALP
Crean, Simon Findlay
(26.2.1949 – )
Hotham Vic. 24.3.1990 ALP
Cremean, John Lawrence
(26.1.1907 – 11.8.1982)
Hoddle Vic. 10.12.1949 Defeated 10.12.1955 ALP; ALP (A-C) from April 1955
Crosio, Janice Anne
(3.1.1939 – )
Prospect NSW 24.3.1990 Retired 31.8.2004 ALP
Cross, Manfred Douglas
(12.8.1929 – )
Brisbane Qld 9.12.1961 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Brisbane Qld 18.10.1980 Retired 19.2.1990 ALP
Crouch, Richard Armstrong
(19.6.1868 – 8.4.1949)
Corio Vic. 29.3.1901 Defeated 13.4.1910 PROT
Corangamite Vic. 12.10.1929 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Cruickshank, George Alexander
(1853 – 12.4.1904)
Gwydir NSW 29.3.1901 Retired 23.11.1903 PROT
Culley, Charles Ernest
(16.4.1877 – 10.6.1949)
Denison Tas. 17.11.1928 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Culpin, Millice
(1.12.1846 – 1.9.1941)
Brisbane Qld 16.12.1903 Defeated 12.12.1906 ALP
Cunningham, Barry Thomas
(26.10.1939 – )
McMillan Vic. 18.10.1980 Defeated 24.3.1990 ALP
McMillan Vic. 13.3.1993 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Cunningham, Lucien Lawrence
(1889 – 23.3.1948)
Gwydir NSW 13.12.1919 Defeated 14.11.1925 ALP
Gwydir NSW 12.10.1929 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Curtin, Daniel James
(4.2.1898 – 4.2.1980)
Watson NSW 10.12.1949 Until elected for Kingsford-Smith ALP
Kingsford-Smith NSW 10.12.1955 Retired 29.9.1969 ALP
Curtin, John Joseph Ambrose
(8.1.1885 – 5.7.1945)
Fremantle WA 17.11.1928 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Fremantle WA 15.9.1934 Died 5.7.1945 FLP; ALP from 1936
Cusack, John Joseph
(1867 – 8.9.1956)
Eden-Monaro NSW 12.10.1929 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Daly, Frederick Michael
(13.6.1912 – 2.8.1995)
Martin NSW 21.8.1943 Until elected for Grayndler ALP
Grayndler NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 11.11.1975 ALP
Danby, Michael David
(16.2.1955 – )
Melbourne Ports Vic. 3.10.1998 ALP
Dankel, George
(6.3.1864 – 31.5.1926)
Boothby SA 31.5.1913 Retired 26.3.1917 ALP; NAT from 1917
Dargavel, Steven John
(10.6.1966 – )
Fraser ACT 1.2.1997* Retired 31.8.1998 ALP
Darling, Elaine Elizabeth
(6.6.1936 – )
Lilley Qld 18.10.1980 Retired 8.2.1993 ALP
Davidson, Charles William
(14.9.1897 – 29.11.1985)
Capricornia Qld 28.9.1946 Until elected for Dawson LIB
Dawson Qld 10.12.1949 Retired 1.11.1963 CP
Davies, Ronald
(25.7.1919 – 5.6.1980)
Braddon Tas. 22.11.1958 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Davies, William
(1884 – 17.2.1956)
Cunningham NSW 10.12.1949 Died 17.2.1956 ALP
Davis, Francis John
(13.4.1900 – 28.2.1980)
Deakin Vic. 10.12.1949 Retired 31.10.1966 LIB
Dawkins, John Sydney
(2.3.1947 – )
Tangney WA 18.5.1974 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Fremantle WA 10.12.1977 Resigned 4.2.1994 ALP
Deahm, Margaret Joan
(31.10.1938 – )
Macquarie NSW 13.3.1993 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Deakin, Alfred
(3.8.1856 – 7.10.1919)
Ballaarat† Vic. 29.3.1901 Retired 23.4.1913 PROT; LIB from 1910
Dean, Arthur Gordon
(13.6.1942 – )
Herbert Qld 10.12.1977 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Dean, Roger Levinge
(10.12.1913 – 7.1.1998)
Robertson NSW 10.12.1949 Resigned 30.9.1964 LIB
Dedman, John Johnstone
(2.6.1896 – 22.11.1973)
Corio Vic. 2.3.1940* Defeated 10.12.1949 ALP
Dein, Adam Kemball
(1889 – 9.5.1969)
Lang NSW 19.12.1931 Retired 7.8.1934 UAP
Dennis, Samuel
(26.3.1870 – 28.1.1945)
Batman Vic. 19.12.1931 Defeated 15.9.1934 UAP
Devine, Leonard Thomas
(14.10.1923 – )
East Sydney NSW 28.9.1963* Retired 29.9.1969 ALP
Dobie, James Donald Mathieson
(28.7.1927 – 25.11.1996)
Hughes NSW 26.11.1966 Until elected for Cook LIB
Cook NSW 25.10.1969 Defeated 2.12.1972 LIB
Cook NSW 13.12.1975 Retired 29.1.1996 LIB
Dodd, Peter George
(31.10.1953 – )
Leichhardt Qld 13.3.1993 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Dondas, Nicholas Manuel
(26.10.1939 – )
Northern Territory NT 2.3.1996 Defeated 3.10.1998 CLP
Downer, Alexander John Gosse
(9.9.1951 – )
Mayo SA 1.12.1984 LIB
Downer, Alexander Russell
(7.4.1910 – 30.3.1981)
Angas SA 10.12.1949 Resigned 23.4.1964 LIB
Doyle, Francis Edward
(17.6.1922 – 13.3.1984)
Lilley Qld 2.12.1972 Defeated 18.5.1974 ALP
Drakeford, Arthur Samuel
(26.4.1878 – 9.6.1957)
Maribyrnong Vic. 15.9.1934 Defeated 10.12.1955 FLP; ALP from 1936
Draper, Patricia
(2.4.1959 – )
Makin SA 2.3.1996 LIB
Drummond, David Henry
(11.2.1890 – 13.6.1965)
New England NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 1.11.1963 CP
Drummond, Peter Hertford
(21.8.1931 – )
Forrest WA 2.12.1972 Retired 5.6.1987 LIB
Drury, Edward Nigel
(15.5.1911 – 17.5.1984)
Ryan Qld 10.12.1949 Retired 11.11.1975 LIB
Dubois, Stephen Cairfield
(1.2.1940 – )
St George NSW 1.12.1984 Retired 8.2.1993 ALP
Duffy, Michael John
(2.3.1938 – )
Holt Vic. 18.10.1980 Retired 29.1.1996 ALP
Duncan, Peter
(1.1.1945 – )
Makin SA 1.12.1984 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Duncan-Hughes, John Grant
(1.9.1882 – 13.8.1962)
Boothby SA 16.12.1922 Defeated 17.11.1928 LIB; NAT from 1925
Wakefield SA 21.9.1940 Defeated 21.8.1943 UAP
Duthie, Gilbert William Arthur
(21.5.1912 – 13.6.1998)
Wilmot Tas. 28.9.1946 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Dutton, Peter Craig
(18.11.1970 – )
Dickson Qld 10.11.2001 LIB
Easson, Mary Louise
(16.6.1955 – )
Lowe NSW 13.3.1993 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Edmonds, William Frederick
(23.10.1903 – 24.11.1968)
Herbert Qld 28.9.1946 Defeated 22.11.1958 ALP
Edwards, George Bertrand
(30.1.1855 – 4.2.1911)
South Sydney NSW 29.3.1901 Retired 8.11.1906 FT
North Sydney NSW 13.4.1910 Died 4.2.1911 LIB
Edwards, Graham John
(18.7.1946 – )
Cowan WA 3.10.1998 ALP
Edwards, Harold Raymond
(10.1.1927 – )
Berowra NSW 2.12.1972 Retired 8.2.1993 LIB
Edwards, Richard
(1842 – 29.10.1915)
Oxley Qld 30.3.1901 Retired 23.4.1913 PROT; FT from 1903; ANTI-SOC from 1906; LIB from 1910
Edwards, Ronald Frederick
(2.7.1945 – )
Stirling WA 5.3.1983 Defeated 13.3.1993 ALP
Eggins, Eldred James
(1898 – 28.1.1952)
Lyne NSW 10.12.1949 Died 28.1.1952 CP
Einfeld, Sydney David
(17.6.1909 – 16.6.1995)
Phillip NSW 9.12.1961 Defeated 30.11.1963 ALP
Eldridge, John Chambers
(1872 – 17.4.1954)
Martin NSW 12.10.1929 Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Ellicott, Robert James
(15.4.1927 – )
Wentworth NSW 18.5.1974 Resigned 17.2.1981 LIB
Elliot, Maria Justine
(29.7.1967 - )
Richmond NSW 9.10.2004   ALP
Elliott, Robert Paul
(24.9.1954 – )
Parramatta NSW 24.3.1990 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Ellis, Annette Louise
(13.10.1946 – )
Namadgi ACT 2.3.1996 ALP
Ellis, Katherine Margaret
(22.9.1977 -)
Adelaide SA 9.10.2004 ALP
Elson, Kay Selma
(25.1.1947 – )
Forde Qld 2.3.1996 LIB
Emerson, Craig Anthony
(15.11.1954 – )
Rankin Qld 3.10.1998 ALP
Enderby, Keppel Earl
(25.6.1926 – )
Australian Capital Territory ACT 30.5.1970* Until elected for Canberra ALP
Canberra ACT 18.5.1974 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
England, John Armstrong
(12.10.1911 – 18.6.1985)
Calare NSW 5.11.1960* Retired 11.11.1975 CP; NCP from May 1975
Entsch, Warren George
(31.5.1950 – )
Leichhardt Qld 2.3.1996 LIB
Erwin, George Dudley
(20.8.1917 – 29.10.1984)
Ballaarat† Vic. 10.12.1955 Retired 11.11.1975 LIB
Evans, Gareth John
(5.9.1944 – )
Holt Vic. 2.3.1996 Resigned 30.9.1999 ALP
Evans, Martyn John
(27.11.1953 – )
Bonython SA 19.3.1994* Defeated 9.10.2004 ALP
Evans, Richard David Conroy
(7.9.1953 – )
Cowan WA 13.3.1993 Defeated 3.10.1998 LIB
Evatt, Herbert Vere
(30.4.1894 – 2.11.1965)
Barton NSW 21.9.1940 Until elected for Hunter ALP
Hunter NSW 22.11.1958 Resigned 10.2.1960 ALP
Everingham, Douglas Nixon
(25.6.1923 – )
Capricornia Qld 30.9.1967* Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Capricornia Qld 10.12.1977 Retired 26.10.1984 ALP
Everingham, Paul Anthony Edward
(4.2.1943 – )
Northern Territory NT 1.12.1984 Retired 5.6.1987 LIB
Ewert, Keith Walter Wilson
(12.4.1918 – 2.12.1989)
Flinders Vic. 18.10.1952* Defeated 29.5.1954 ALP
Ewing, Thomas Thomson (later Sir Thomas)
(9.10.1856 – 15.9.1920)
Richmond NSW 29.3.1901 Retired 19.2.1910 PROT
Fadden, Arthur William (later Sir Arthur)
(13.4.1895 – 21.4.1973)
Darling Downs Qld 19.12.1936* Until elected for McPherson CP
McPherson Qld 10.12.1949 Retired 14.10.1958 CP
Fahey, John Joseph
(10.1.1945 – )
Macarthur NSW 2.3.1996 Retired 8.10.2001 LIB
Failes, Laurence John
(16.10.1899 – 7.7.1976)
Lawson NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 29.9.1969 CP
Fairbairn, David Eric
(3.3.1917 – 1.6.1994)
Farrer NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 11.11.1975 LIB
Fairbairn, George
(23.3.1855 – 23.10.1943)
Fawkner Vic. 12.12.1906 Defeated 31.5.1913 IND PROT; LIB from 1910
Fairbairn, James Valentine
(28.7.1897 – 13.8.1940)
Flinders Vic. 11.11.1933* Died 13.8.1940 UAP
Fairhall, Allen
(24.11.1909 – )
Paterson NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 29.9.1969 LIB
Falconer, Peter David
(23.9.1943 – )
Casey Vic. 13.12.1975 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Falkinder, Charles William Jackson
(29.8.1921 – 11.7.1993)
Franklin Tas. 28.9.1946 Retired 31.10.1966 LIB
Falkiner, Franc Brereton Sadleir
(1867 – 30.10.1929)
Riverina NSW 31.5.1913 Defeated 5.9.1914 LIB
Hume NSW 5.5.1917 Retired 3.11.1919 NAT
Falstein, Sydney Max
(30.5.1914 – 18.5.1967)
Watson NSW 21.9.1940 Defeated 10.12.1949 ALP
Farmer, Patrick Francis
(14.3.1962 – )
Macarthur NSW 10.11.2001 LIB
Fatin, Wendy Frances
(10.4.1941 – )
Canning WA 5.3.1983 Until elected for Brand ALP
Brand WA 1.12.1984 Retired 29.1.1996 ALP
Fawcett, David Julian
(23.10.1963 -)
Wakefield SA 9.10.2004   LIB
Fenton, James Edward
(1864 – 3.12.1950)
Maribyrnong Vic. 13.4.1910 Defeated 15.9.1934 ALP; UAP from 1931
Ferguson, Laurie Donald Thomas
(7.7.1952 – )
Reid NSW 24.3.1990 ALP
Ferguson, Martin John
(12.12.1953 – )
Batman Vic. 2.3.1996 ALP
Ferguson, Michael Darrel
(23.3.1974 -)
Bass Tas. 9.10.2004 LIB
Fife, Wallace Clyde
(2.10.1929 – )
Farrer NSW 13.12.1975 Until elected for Hume LIB
Hume NSW 1.12.1984 Retired 8.2.1993 LIB
Filing, Paul Anthony
(20.12.1955 – )
Moore WA 24.3.1990 Defeated 3.10.1998 LIB; IND from June 1995
Finlayson, William Fyfe
(1867 – 15.1.1955)
Brisbane Qld 13.4.1910 Defeated 13.12.1919 ALP
Fischer, Timothy Andrew
(3.5.1946 – )
Farrer NSW 1.12.1984 Retired 8.10.2001 NPA
Fisher, Andrew
(29.8.1862 – 22.10.1928)
Wide Bay Qld 30.3.1901 Resigned 26.10.1915 ALP
Fisher, Peter Stanley
(19.9.1936 – )
Mallee Vic. 2.12.1972 Retired 8.2.1993 CP; NCP from May 1975; NPA from Oct. 1982
Fisken, Archibald Clyde Wanliss
(11.3.1897 – 20.6.1970)
Ballaarat† Vic. 15.9.1934 Retired 23.10.1937 UAP
Fitzgerald, Joseph Francis
(6.2.1912 – 1.11.1985)
Phillip NSW 10.12.1949 Defeated 10.12.1955 ALP
Fitzgibbon, Eric John
(27.8.1936 – )
Hunter NSW 1.12.1984 Retired 29.1.1996 ALP
Fitzgibbon, Joel Andrew
(16.1.1962 – )
Hunter NSW 2.3.1996 ALP
FitzPatrick, John
(24.4.1915 – 28.7.1997)
Darling NSW 25.10.1969 Until elected for Riverina ALP
Riverina NSW 10.12.1977 Retired 19.9.1980 ALP
Fleming, William Montgomerie
(19.5.1874 – 30.7.1961)
Robertson NSW 31.5.1913 Defeated 16.12.1922 LIB; NAT from 1917; NAT & FARM-ERS from 1919; CP from 1921
Foley, George James
(1873 – 27.10.1945)
Kalgoorlie WA 18.12.1920* Defeated 16.12.1922 NAT
Forbes, Alexander James
(16.12.1923 – )
Barker SA 13.10.1956* Retired 11.11.1975 LIB
Ford, Frank Allen
(10.8.1936 – )
Dunkley Vic. 24.3.1990 Defeated 13.3.1993 LIB
Forde, Francis Michael
(18.7.1890 – 28.1.1983)
Capricornia Qld 16.12.1922 Defeated 28.9.1946 ALP; FLP from 1931; ALP from 1936
Forrest, Sir John (later Lord Forrest)
(22.8.1847 – 2.9.1918)
Swan WA 29.3.1901 Died 2.9.1918 PROT; WAP from 1906; LIB from 1910; NAT from 1917
* By-election.
† Ballaarat until federal redistribution 1977.

 

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