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John Joseph Ginifer

John Joseph Ginifer

Born
31 August 1927 (Warracknabeal, Victoria)
Died
09 July 1982 (Richmond. Memorial Park crematorium, North Altona)
Parents
Joseph, salesman, b. England, and Agnes Harper
Marriage
29 Dec 1951 Audrey Christina Heaney, schoolteacher; 3d.
Occupation
Schoolteacher
Religion
Church of England
Education
Benalla State and High Schools, Melbourne Teachers' College, Melbourne University, BA
Career
Schoolteacher 1945-1966; joint owner (with J. Simmonds (q.v.)) of Eildon grazing property; Melbourne and Metropolitan Board of Works commissioner 1963-1969; member Vic. Apiarists Association, Melbourne University Council 1977-1982, Sunshine Hospital planning committee, Aust. Poll Dorset Association, Aust.-Soviet Friendship Society, Aust.-Libya Friendship Society; trustee Western Suburbs Geriatric Hospital;Williamstown city councillor 1955-1957, Altona shire councillor 1960-1969, president 1964-1965
Party
Australian Labor Party
Party Note
State executive 1959-1966, secretary parl. party 1980-1982
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Grant
8th Oct 1966
(b/e)
28th Apr 1967
 
MLA
Deer Park
29th Apr 1967
 
19th Mar 1976
 
MLA
Keilor
20th Mar 1976
 
10th May 1982
Resigned

*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.

Inaugural Speech
26 October 1966, ALP, Assembly, Grant
Appointments
Minister of Consumer Affairs and Minister of Immigration and Ethnic Affairs Apr-May 1982. Meat Industry committee 1967-1970, 1973-1979. Public Works committee 1970-1973. Public Accounts committee 1979-1980. Public Accounts and Expenditure Review committee 1980-1981.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1968-1980; Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 7 Sept 1982; Victorian Parliamentary Handbook; Herald 7 Dec 1978; SNP 17 June 1982; Keilor Messenger 20 July 1982; Broadmeadows Observer 21 July 1982
Initial Data Source
Browne, G, 'Biographical Register of the Victorian Parliament 1900-84', 1985
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)