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Ephraim Lamen Zox

Ephraim Lamen Zox

Born
22 October 1837 (Liverpool)
Died
23 October 1899 (St Kilda)
Parents
Eliazer, cap manufacturer
Marriage
Unmarried
Occupation
Businessman
Religion
Jewish
Education
Privately
Career
Arrived Melbourne Dec 1852 and apprenticed to softgoods trade; visited England 1858-1860; on return joined brother Joseph in auctioneering business; partnered Lewis M. Myers, softgoods merchant; in 1880 began business as an arbitrator and financial agent. Melbourne Harbor Trust commissioner 1893-1899. A leader in Jewish community; prominent Oddfellow and Freemason.;
Party Note
Free trader
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
East Melbourne
1st May 1877
 
1st Jun 1879
Resigned
MLA
East Melbourne
1st Jul 1879
(b/e)
1st Oct 1899
 

*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.

Appointments
Royal commission Friendly Societies 1875, tariff 1881, asylums 1884, banking laws 1887, charitable institutions 1890
References
Australian Dictionary of Biography, 6
Initial Data Source
Thomson, K & Serle, G, 'A Biographical Register of the Victorian Legislature 1851-1900', ANU Press, 1972
Last Update
Array (last date the record was checked and updated)