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Robert William May

Robert William May

Born
06 July 1909 (Yarram, Victoria)
Died
16 April 1986
Parents
Robert, grazier, and Elizabeth Buist Wilson
Marriage
21 Apr 1930 Helena Rossiter; 5s. 2d.
Occupation
Dairy farmer and grazier
Religion
Uniting Church
Education
Macks Creek State School, Yarram High School
Career
Dairy farmer and grazier Trenton Valley, Won Wron; director South Eastern Dairy, Yarram Dairy Company Ltd; founding director Aust. Dairy Techmcas Services; secretary Yarram branch Dairyfarmers' Association 20 years; JP 1945; lived Yarram from 1963.;
Party
Country Party
Party Note
Joined Yarram branch 1934, president Yarram branch and district electorate council, member Liberal-Country (McEwen) executive 1938-1943, central councillor 1943-1957, treasurer 1949-1953, president 1956-1957
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLC
Gippsland
30th Jun 1957
(b/e)
18th May 1973
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
McMillan (fed.) 1949
References
Who's Who in Australia 1962-1971; Eric White Associates Ltd, 'Victorian State Parliamentary and Civic Guide', Melbourne, 1960-74; Countryman 17 Feb 1956; 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)