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James Edmund McCabe

James Edmund McCabe

Born
Nhill, Victoria
Parents
Roy Clifton, farmer, and Margaret Maud Renkin, school teacher
Marriage
26 Feb 1947 Florence Hope Eastick; 2s. 2d.
Occupation
Farmer
Religion
Methodist
Education
Ni Ni East State School, Nhill Higher Elementary School
Career
Stock and station agent; Birchip newsagent; butcher at Dimboola; from 1963 wheat and sheep farmer at Gerung Gerung; Australian Imperial Force 1940-1946, 9th Division Cavalry Regiment, Middle East, 2/11 Commando Squadron, Borneo; JP; chairman Dimboola Sewerage Authority 1962, member 12 years; committee member Dimboola Rowing Club, president 1963-1964; committee member Dimboola Hospital 21 years, president 1969-1974; president Wimmera Legacy 1970; director Vic. Hospitals Association 1973-1979; member Vic. Health Commission Advisory Council 1980-1983; member Aust.-American Association, Victorian Farmers Union; president West Wimmera Football League 1977-1979; patron and first president Wimmera Greyhound Racing Club.;
Party
Liberal and Country Party
 
Liberal Party
Party Note
Secretary Dimboola branch 1948
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Lowan
27th Jun 1964
 
28th Apr 1967
Defeated
MLA
Lowan
30th May 1970
 
4th May 1979
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.

Inaugural Speech
17 July 1964, Liberal Country, Assembly, Lowan
 
10 December 1970, Liberal Country, Assembly, Lowan
Appointments
Printing committee 1973-1976 Public Works committee 1970-1979. Privileges committee 1976-1979.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1965-1977; Eric White Associates Ltd, 'Victorian State Parliamentary and Civic Guide', Melbourne, 1960-74, 'Notable Australians', Melbourne, 1978; Wimmera Mail Times 18 May 1964; Murtoa and District Advertiser 11 Apr 1979; personal information
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)