Born 9 September 1859
Died 5 June 1932. (Carlton. Melbourne general cemetery)
Parents: Stephen and Eliza Sage
Marriage: 1873, Adelaide, Mary Graham; 2s. 2d.
Occupation: Bootmaker and union official
Education: No formal education
Career: Worked on farm then in Ramsgate rope factory; at ten joined boot trade, Newcastle; arrived South Australiaat 17; spent one year in Adelaide, then travelled through Vic. and New South Wales working as station hand in Vic. and bootmaker at Newcastle; returned to South Australiafor five years; came to Melbourne, bootmaker Collingwood; organiser and president Bootmakers Union; organiser Tobacco Workers Union; president Trades Hall Council; Exhibition trustee 1912-1932, chairman; president Workingmen's College 1908, council member 1897-1932, member Melbourne University Council 1925-1932. Richmond city councillor 1903-1909
Party: Labor; Australian Labor Party
Party Note: Founding member Richmond branch. Associated with John Wren.
|House||Electorate||Start *||End *|
|MLA||Railway Officers||June 1904||November 1906||Resigned|
|MLA||Carlton||October 1908||(b/e)||June 1932|
*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.