Born 06 December 1898
Died 23 April 1977. (Mooroopna. Springvale crematorium)
Parents: Donald, grocer, and Ann Elizabeth Henry
Marriage: 10 Dec 1932, Ashfield, New South Wales, Mary Cosser Trotter; 1s. 2d.
Education: Camelon, Scotland
Career: Arrived Aust. 1912; widowed mother was first settler Shepparton East, family began farm but lost all stock to drought 1914; Australian Imperial Force 1915-1917, 37th battalion, France, lost lung; successful orchardist Shepparton East and at Cobram, in partnership with brother Roderick as manager until death 1952; director SPC 1939-1970, chairman 1965-1970, defeated 1970 after firm had suffered heavy losses; director Goulburn-Murray TV Company; Kt 1957; president Shepparton Fruitgrowers Association 1924; MCG trustee 1952; office bearer local football association. Shepparton shire councillor 1928-1929
Party: Country Party
Party Note: Whip 1938-1943, leader 1945-1955, opposition leader 1945-1947, 1948-1950, Oct 1952
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Goulburn Valley||September 1936||(b/e)||October 1945|
|MLA||Shepparton||November 1945||April 1955|
*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.