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Home | Historical Information on the Australian Parliament | Members of the House of Representatives since 1901 | Abbott to Brough

Members of the House of Representatives since 1901

Name (born/died) Division State/ Territory Date of election Date ceased to be a Member Party
Abbott, Anthony John
(4.11.1957 – )
Warringah NSW 26.3.1994*   LIB
Abbott, Charles Lydiard Aubrey
(4.1.1886 – 30.4.1975)
Gwydir NSW 14.11.1925 Defeated 12.10.1929 CP
Gwydir NSW 19.12.1931 Resigned 28.3.1937 CP
Abbott, Joseph Palmer
(18.10.1891 – 7.5.1965)
New England NSW 21.9.1940 Retired 31.10.1949 CP
Abbott, Percy Phipps
(14.5.1869 – 9.9.1940)
New England NSW 31.5.1913 Retired 3.11.1919 LIB; NAT from 1917
Abel, John Arthur
(25.6.1939 – )
Evans NSW 13.12.1975 Retired 10.11.1977 LIB
Adams, Dick Godfrey Harry
(29.4.1951 – )
Lyons Tas. 13.3.1993   ALP
Adermann, Albert Evan
(10.3.1927 – 3.11.2001)
Fisher Qld 2.12.1972 Until elected for Fairfax CP; NCP
Fairfax Qld 1.12.1984 Retired 19.2.1990 from May 1975; NPA from Oct. 1982
Adermann, Charles Frederick (later Sir Charles)
(3.8.1896 – 9.5.1979)
Maranoa Qld 21.8.1943 Until elected for Fisher CP
Fisher Qld 10.12.1949 Retired 2.11.1972 CP
Ahern, Cornelius Joseph
(10.7.1871 – 10.7.1955)
Indi Vic. 31.5.1913 Defeated 5.9.1914 LIB
Albanese, Anthony Norman
(2.3.1963 – )
Grayndler NSW 2.3.1996   ALP
Aldred, Kenneth James
(1.8.1945 – )
Henty Vic. 13.12.1975 Defeated 18.10.1980 LIB
Bruce Vic. 28.5.1983* Until elected for Deakin LIB
Deakin Vic. 24.3.1990 Retired 29.1.1996 LIB
Allan, Archibald Ian
(3.1.1916 – 13.2.2000)
Gwydir NSW 19.12.1953* Resigned 30.4.1969 CP
Anderson, Charles Groves Wright
(12.2.1897 – 11.11.1988)
Hume NSW 10.12.1949 Defeated 28.4.1951 CP
Hume NSW 10.12.1955 Defeated 9.12.1961 CP
Anderson, Gordon
(29.12.1897 – 23.5.1958)
Kingsford-Smith NSW 10.12.1949 Retired 4.11.1955 ALP
Anderson, John Duncan
(14.11.1956 – )
Gwydir NSW 15.4.1989* Retired 17.10.2007 NPA; NP from Oct. 2003
Andren, Peter James
(28.8.1946 – 3.11.2007)
Calare NSW 2.3.1996 Retired 17.10.2007 IND
Andrew, John Neil
(7.6.1944 – )
Wakefield SA 5.3.1983 Retired 31.8.2004 LIB
Andrews, Kevin James
(9.11.1955 – )
Menzies Vic. 11.5.1991*   LIB
Andrews, Thomas William
(19.10.1900 – 21.11.1974)
Darebin Vic. 10.12.1949 Defeated 10.12.1955 ALP; ALP (A-C) from April 1955
Anstey, Frank
(18.8.1865 – 31.10.1940)
Bourke Vic. 13.4.1910 Retired 7.8.1934 ALP; FLP from 1931
Anthony, Hubert Lawrence
(12.3.1897 – 12.7.1957)
Richmond NSW 23.10.1937 Died 12.7.1957 CP
Anthony, John Douglas
(31.12.1929 – )
Richmond NSW 14.9.1957* Resigned 18.1.1984 CP; NCP from May 1975; NPA from Oct. 1982
Anthony, Lawrence James
(17.12.1961 – )
Richmond NSW 2.3.1996   NPA; NP from Oct. 2003
Archer, Edward Walker
(12.12.1871 – 1.7.1940)
Capricornia Qld 12.12.1906 Defeated 13.4.1910 ANTI-SOC
Archibald, William Oliver
(3.6.1852 – 28.6.1926)
Hindmarsh SA 13.4.1910 Defeated 13.12.1919 ALP; NAT from 1917
Armitage, John Lindsay
(11.11.1920 – )
Mitchell NSW 9.12.1961 Defeated 30.11.1963 ALP
Chifley NSW 25.10.1969 Retired 4.2.1983 ALP
Armstrong, Adam Alexander
(1.7.1909 – 22.2.1982)
Riverina NSW 27.2.1965* Defeated 25.10.1969 CP
Arthur, John Andrew
(1875 – 9.12.1914)
Bendigo Vic. 31.5.1913 Died 9.12.1914 ALP
Arthur, William Tevlin
(16.4.1918 – 28.2.1982)
Barton NSW 26.11.1966 Defeated 25.10.1969 LIB
Ashley-Brown, Alfred
(5.10.1915 – 5.2.1993)
Mitchell NSW 2.12.1972 Defeated 18.5.1974 ALP
Aston, William John (later Sir William)
(19.9.1916 – 21.5.1997)
Phillip NSW 10.12.1955 Defeated 9.12.1961 LIB
Phillip NSW 30.11.1963 Defeated 2.12.1972 LIB
Atkinson, Llewellyn
(18.12.1867 – 1.11.1945)
Wilmot Tas. 12.12.1906 Defeated 12.10.1929 ANTI-SOC; LIB from 1910; NAT from 1917; CP 1923–25; NAT from 1925
Atkinson, Rodney Alexander
(7.8.1948 – )
Isaacs Vic. 24.3.1990 Defeated 2.3.1996 LIB
Badman, Albert Oliver
(18.12.1885 – 24.4.1977)
Grey SA 23.10.1937 Defeated 21.8.1943 UAP; CP from 1940
Bailey, Frances Esther
(21.5.1946 – )
McEwen Vic. 24.3.1990 Defeated 13.3.1993 LIB
McEwen Vic. 2.3.1996   LIB
Baillieu, Marshall
(6.6.1937 – )
La Trobe Vic. 13.12.1975 Defeated 18.10.1980 LIB
Baird, Bruce George
(28.2.1942 – )
Cook NSW 3.10.1998 Retired 17.10.2007 LIB
Baker, Francis Matthew John
(1903 – 28.3.1939)
Oxley Qld 19.12.1931 Until elected for Griffith FLP
Griffith Qld 15.9.1934 Died 28.3.1939 FLP
Baker, Francis Patrick
(30.5.1873 – 2.6.1959)
Maranoa Qld 21.9.1940 Defeated 21.8.1943 ALP
Baker, Mark Horden
(31.12.1958 -)
Braddon Tas. 9.10.2004   LIB
Baldwin, Peter Jeremy
(12.4.1951 – )
Sydney NSW 5.3.1983 Retired 31.8.1998 ALP
Baldwin, Robert Charles
(9.3.1955 – )
Paterson NSW 2.3.1996 Defeated 3.10.1998 LIB
Paterson NSW 10.11.2001   LIB
Bamford, Frederick William
(11.2.1849 – 10.9.1934)
Herbert Qld 30.3.1901 Retired 3.10.1925 ALP; NAT from 1917
Bandidt, Henry Norman Charles
(12.10.1906 – 6.1.1990)
Wide Bay Qld 22.11.1958 Defeated 9.12.1961 CP
Barnard, Herbert Claude
(16.10.1890 – 6.12.1957)
Bass Tas. 15.9.1934 Defeated 10.12.1949 FLP; ALP from 1936
Barnard, Lance Herbert
(1.5.1919 – 6.8.1997)
Bass Tas. 29.5.1954 Resigned 2.6.1975 ALP
Barnes, Charles Edward
(13.11.1901 – 24.10.1998)
McPherson Qld 22.11.1958 Retired 2.11.1972 CP
Barresi, Phillip Anthony
(8.8.1955 – )
Deakin Vic. 2.3.1996   LIB
Bartlett, Kerry Joseph
(15.4.1949 – )
Macquarie NSW 2.3.1996   LIB
Barton, Edmund (later Sir Edmund)
(18.1.1849 – 7.1.1920)
Hunter NSW 29.3.1901 Resigned 30.9.1903 PROT
Barwick, Sir Garfield Edward John
(22.6.1903 – 13.7.1997)
Parramatta NSW 8.3.1958* Resigned 24.4.1964 LIB
Batchelor, Egerton Lee
(10.4.1865 – 8.10.1911)
South Australia SA 30.3.1901 Until elected for Boothby ALP
Boothby SA 16.12.1903 Died 8.10.1911 ALP
Bate, Henry Jefferson
(5.3.1906 – 15.4.1984)
Macarthur NSW 10.12.1949 Defeated 2.12.1972 LIB; IND from Oct. 1972
Baume, Michael Ehrenfried
(6.7.1930 – )
Macarthur NSW 13.12.1975 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Bayley, James Garfield
(26.3.1882 – 14.1.1968)
Oxley Qld 5.5.1917 Defeated 19.12.1931 NAT
Beale, Julian Howard
(10.10.1934 – )
Deakin Vic. 1.12.1984 Until elected for Bruce LIB
Bruce Vic. 24.3.1990 Defeated 2.3.1996 LIB
Beale, Oliver Howard
(10.12.1898 – 17.10.1983)
Parramatta NSW 28.9.1946 Resigned 10.2.1958 LIB
Beard, Henry Elisha
(1864 – 18.12.1910)
Batman Vic. 13.4.1910 Died 18.12.1910 ALP
Beasley, John Albert
(9.11.1895 – 2.9.1949)
West Sydney NSW 17.11.1928 Resigned 14.8.1946 ALP; LANG LAB from 1931; ALP from 1936; ALP (N-C) from 1940; ALP from 1941
Beaton, Noel Lawrence
(28.12.1925 – 18.12.2004)
Bendigo Vic. 16.7.1960* Resigned 9.4.1969 ALP
Beazley, Kim Christian
(14.12.1948 – )
Swan WA 18.10.1980 Until elected for Brand ALP
Brand WA 2.3.1996 Retired 17.10.2007 ALP
Beazley, Kim Edward
(30.9.1917 – 12.10.2007)
Fremantle WA 18.8.1945* Retired 10.11.1977 ALP
Beck, Arthur James
(8.7.1882 – 28.11.1965)
Denison Tas. 21.9.1940 Defeated 21.8.1943 UAP
Beddall, David Peter
(27.11.1948 – )
Fadden Qld 5.3.1983 Until elected for Rankin ALP
Rankin Qld 1.12.1984 Retired 31.8.1998 ALP
Bell, George John (later Sir George)
(29.11.1872 – 5.3.1944)
Darwin Tas. 13.12.1919 Defeated 16.12.1922 NAT
Darwin Tas. 14.11.1925 Retired 7.7.1943 NAT; UAP from 1931
Bennett, Adrian Frank
(21.1.1933 – 9.5.2006)
Swan WA 25.10.1969 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Bennett, Benjamin Holland
(1872 – 12.7.1939)
Werriwa NSW 1.6.1912* Retired 23.4.1913 ALP
Bennett, James
(1874 – 23.11.1951)
Gippsland Vic. 31.5.1913 Defeated 5.9.1914 LIB
Benson, Samuel James
(12.7.1909 – 26.7.1995)
Batman Vic. 1.9.1962* Retired 29.9.1969 ALP; IND from Aug. 1966
Berinson, Joseph Max
(7.1.1932 – )
Perth WA 25.10.1969 Defeated 13.12.1975 ALP
Berry, Douglas Reginald
(3.5.1907 – 17.4.1957)
Griffith Qld 10.12.1949 Defeated 29.5.1954 LIB
Best, Sir Robert Wallace
(18.6.1856 – 27.3.1946)
Kooyong Vic. 24.8.1910* Defeated 16.12.1922 LIB; NAT from 1917
Bevis, Archibald Ronald
(10.4.1955 – )
Brisbane Qld 24.3.1990   ALP
Billson, Bruce Fredrick
(26.1.1966 – )
Dunkley Vic. 2.3.1996   LIB
Bilney, Gordon Neil
(21.6.1939 – )
Kingston SA 5.3.1983 Defeated 2.3.1996 ALP
Bird, Alan Charles
(28.9.1906 – 21.7.1962)
Batman Vic. 10.12.1949 Died 21.7.1962 ALP
Birney, Reginald John
(26.9.1928 – 1.1.1995)
Phillip NSW 13.12.1975 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Birrell, Frederick Ronald
(7.12.1913 – 23.7.1985)
Port Adelaide SA 30.11.1963 Retired 11.4.1974 ALP
Bishop, Bronwyn Kathleen
(19.10.1942 – )
Mackellar NSW 26.3.1994*   LIB
Bishop, Julie Isabel
(17.7.1956 – )
Curtin WA 3.10.1998   LIB
Blackburn, Doris Amelia
(18.9.1889 – 12.12.1970)
Bourke Vic. 28.9.1946 Defeated 10.12.1949 IND LAB
Blackburn, Maurice McCrae
(19.11.1880 – 31.3.1944)
Bourke Vic. 15.9.1934 Defeated 21.8.1943 FLP; ALP from 1937; IND LAB from 1941
Blacklow, Archibald Clifford
(11.10.1879 – 4.4.1965)
Franklin Tas. 19.12.1931 Defeated 15.9.1934 UAP
Blackwood, Robert Officer
(20.6.1861 – 22.9.1940)
Riverina NSW 16.12.1903 13.4.1904† FT
Blain, Adair Macalister
(21.11.1894 – 28.4.1983)
Northern Territory NT 15.9.1934 Defeated 10.12.1949 IND
Blakeley, Arthur
(3.7.1886 – 27.6.1972)
Darling NSW 5.5.1917 Defeated 15.9.1934 ALP; FLP from 1931
Blanchard, Cecil Allen
(17.4.1929 – )
Moore WA 5.3.1983 Defeated 24.3.1990 ALP
Bland, Francis Armand
(24.8.1882 – 9.4.1967)
Warringah NSW 28.4.1951 Retired 2.11.1961 LIB
Blewett, Neal
(24.10.1933 – )
Bonython SA 10.12.1977 Resigned 11.2.1994 ALP
Blundell, Reginald Pole
(4.2.1873 – 9.8.1945)
Adelaide SA 13.12.1919 Defeated 16.12.1922 NAT
Blunt, Charles William
(19.1.1951 – )
Richmond NSW 18.2.1984* Defeated 24.3.1990 NPA
Bonnett, Robert Noel
(1.9.1916 – 21.4.1992)
Herbert Qld 26.11.1966 Retired 10.11.1977 LIB
Bonython, Sir John Langdon
(15.10.1848 – 22.10.1939)
  SA 30.3.1901 Until elected for Barker PROT
Barker SA 16.12.1903 Retired 8.11.1906 PROT
Bosman, Leonard Lewis
(5.2.1924 – )
St George NSW 30.11.1963 Defeated 25.10.1969 LIB
Bostock, William Dowling
(5.2.1892 – 28.4.1968)
Indi Vic. 10.12.1949 Defeated 22.11.1958 LIB
Bourchier, John William
(12.10.1929 – )
Bendigo Vic. 2.12.1972 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Bourke, William Meskill
(2.6.1913 – 22.5.1981)
Fawkner Vic. 10.12.1949 Defeated 10.12.1955 ALP; ALP (A-C) from April 1955
Bowden, Eric Kendall
(30.9.1872 – 13.2.1931)
Nepean NSW 12.12.1906 Defeated 13.4.1910 ANTI-SOC
Nepean NSW 13.12.1919 Until elected for Parramatta NAT
Parramatta NSW 16.12.1922 Defeated 12.10.1929 NAT
Bowden, George James
(17.3.1888 – 8.6.1962)
Gippsland Vic. 21.8.1943 Retired 2.11.1961 CP
Bowen, Christopher Eyles
(17.1.1973 - )
Prospect NSW 9.10.2004   ALP
Bowen, Lionel Frost
(28.12.1922 – )
Kingsford-Smith NSW 25.10.1969 Retired 19.2.1990 ALP
Bowen, Nigel Hubert
(26.5.1911 – 27.9.1994)
Parramatta NSW 20.6.1964* Resigned 11.7.1973 LIB
Boyd, James Arthur
(7.7.1867 – 12.4.1941)
Henty Vic. 31.5.1913 Defeated 13.12.1919 LIB; NAT from 1917
Braddon, Sir Edward Nicholas Coventry
(11.6.1829 – 2.2.1904)
Tasmania Tas. 29.3.1901 Until elected for Wilmot FT
Wilmot Tas. 16.12.1903 Died 2.2.1904 FT
Bradfield, James Mark
(30.7.1933 – 19.11.1989)
Barton NSW 13.12.1975 Defeated 5.3.1983 LIB
Bradford, John Walter
(3.1.1946 – )
McPherson Qld 24.3.1990 Defeated 3.10.1998 LIB; CDP from April 1998
Braithwaite, Raymond Allen
(6.12.1933 – )
Dawson Qld 13.12.1975 Retired 29.1.1996 NCP; NPA from Oct. 82
Brand, William Alfred
(22.8.1888 – 26.10.1979)
Wide Bay Qld 29.5.1954 Retired 14.10.1958 CP
Breen, John Patrick
(1898 – 5.2.1966)
Calare NSW 21.9.1940 Defeated 28.9.1946 ALP
Brennan, Frank
(1873 – 6.11.1950)
Batman Vic. 8.2.1911* Defeated 19.12.1931 ALP
Batman Vic. 15.9.1934 Retired 31.10.1949 FLP; ALP from 1936
Brereton, Laurence John
(29.5.1946 – )
Kingsford Smith NSW 24.3.1990 Retired 31.8.2004 ALP
Bridges-Maxwell, Crawford William
(27.9.1929 – 15.4.1992)
Robertson NSW 5.12.1964* Defeated 25.10.1969 LIB
Brimblecombe, Wilfred John
(6.2.1898 – 14.9.1973)
Maranoa Qld 28.4.1951 Retired 31.10.1966 CP
Broadbent, Russell Evan
(25.12.1950 – )
Corinella Vic. 24.3.1990 Defeated 13.3.1993 LIB
McMillan Vic. 2.3.1996 Defeated 3.10.1998 LIB
  McMillan Vic. 9.10.2004   LIB
Brough, Malcolm Thomas
(29.12.1961 – )
Longman Qld 2.3.1996   LIB
* By-election.
† Election declared void. Contested by-election 18.5.1904 but was defeated.

 

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