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Albert George Allnutt

Albert George Allnutt

Born
29 April 1892 (Cheltenham, Victoria)
Died
18 March 1963 (Kerang. Carwarp cemetery)
Parents
George Thomas, market gardener and contractor, and Josephine Cameron
Marriage
(1) 11 Feb 1922 Robina Elizabeth Marchbank, nurse; 1s.; (2) 29 Sept 1929, Albury, Wilhelmina Redenbach; 1d.
Occupation
Wheat farmer and road contractor
Religion
Methodist
Education
Cheltenham and Moorabbin State Schools
Career
Worked with father; wheat farmer and road contractor Carwarp from c1920, later at Red Cliffs; breeder of horses and swine.;
Party
Country Progressive Party
Party Note
President Carwarp branch 1926 and convenor first Primary Producers Union meeting Ouyen 1926; Country party from 1930; leading critic of Dunstan from 1939, expelled Sept 1945 after supporting no-confidence motion against Dunstan; stood as Independent 1945; government whip 1936-1937.
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Mildura
1st Apr 1927
 
1st Oct 1945
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
Mornington 1950, North Western (Legislative Council) 1958
References
Who's Who in Australia 1938-44; Age, Sunraysia Daily 19 Mar 1963; Beaton, F. M., 'Carwarp', Canberra, 1968?; Paul, J. B., 'The Premiership of Sir Albert Dunstan', MA thesis, Melbourne University, 1960
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)