Reid, Squire Horace

Born 11 September 1887 (Port Melbourne, Victoria)
Died 29 July 1949. (Carnegie. Springvale crematorium)
Parents: John Robert, military officer, and Hannah Lory
Marriage: 2 Sept 1908 Margaret Moore; 2s.
Occupation: Cigar maker
Religion: Church of Christ
Education: Annandale (New South Wales) and Albert Park State Schools

Career: Employed States Cigar Factory 1902-1927; cigar manufacturer, Carnegie; secretary Carnegie Ratepayers Association; president Victorian Football Association 1946-1947, Oakleigh Football Club; v-president Oakleigh District Cricket Association, Carnegie Amateur Cycling Club, Oakleigh Amateur Athletic Club; other local offices.

Party: Australian Labor Party
Party Note: President Carnegie branch

House Electorate Start *   End *  
MLAOakleighApril 1927 April 1932Defeated
MLAOakleighOctober 1937 October 1947Defeated

Other seats contested: Oakleigh 1935
Appointments: Chairman of Cttes June 1943-Oct 1945, Dec 1946-Oct 1947
References: Who's Who in Australia 1938-1947; Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 1 Aug 1949, 1006-8; Herald 14 Mar 1940; SNP 30 July 1949; Oakleigh and Caulfield Times 4 Aug 1949; Fiddian, M., 'The Pioneers: 100 Years of Association Football', Melbourne, 1977.
Initial data source: Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last update: 1985 (last date the record was checked and updated)

*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.