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Duncan McLennan

Duncan McLennan

Born
17 December 1861 (Strathalbyn, South Australia)
Died
21 May 1946 (Geelong. Western cemetery, Geelong.)
Parents
Kenneth, farmer, and Margaret McGregor
Marriage
c1890 Willena McDonald; 1s. 2d.
Occupation
Farmer and grazier
Religion
Presbyterian
Career
Arrived Vic. at 12, family settled Ailsa; farmer and grazier; moved to Geelong 1910; director Fed. Woollen Mills, Geelong; Melbourne Harbor Trust commissioner 1913-1937; president Vic. Chamber of Agric.; chairman Western Wimmera Irrigation and Water Supply Trust; v-president Farmers and Settlers Co-operative Insurance Company; president Geelong Mechanics Institute, Geelong Try Boys Brigade; member board of St George's Presbyterian Church, Geelong.;Dimboola shire councillor 1889-1890
Party
Nationalist
 
Economy Party
Party Note
Before part. founding chairman People's party 1910. Economy party 1917-1918.
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Barwon
1st Nov 1917
 
1st Sep 1920
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.

Other seats contested
Dundas 1911, Barwon 1921
Appointments
Royal commission Fisheries 1918-1919
References
The People 12 Nov 1917; Argus 23 May 1946; Geelong Advertiser 24 May 1946
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)