Born 13 October 1914
Died 25 November 1988.
Parents: John Richard Jeffrey, retail shoe shop manager, and Florence Terry
Marriage: 10 Sept 1938 Ila Elizabeth Clark; 2s.
Occupation: Union official
Education: East Brunswick and Thornbury State Schools.
Career: Boot clicker; president Vic. Boot Trade Employees Fed. 1944-1945, treasurer and full-time union official 1948-1954, Fed. v-president 1949; Trades Hall Council and ACTU delegate 1949-1953; Trades Hall Council representative on Melbourne University Extension Board; visited United Kingdom, Europe, USA 1952 on Commonwealth Bank Industrial Relations scholarship; after parl. newsagent; MCG trustee 1969; racehorse owner; Protestant Sunday school teacher before 1938.
Party: Australian Labor Party; Democratic Labor Party
Party Note: Joined Northcote ALP 1940, secretary Deakin fed. electorate council state executive 1949-1955, president 1953-1954, prominent industrial grouper; left 1955 and joined Anti-Communist Labor (Democratic Labor Party), Democratic Labor Party Legislative Council leader 1955-1958, state leader 1961-1968
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLC||Melbourne North||14 August 1954||(b/e)||20 June 1958||Defeated|
*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.