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(Reynold) Arthur Clarey

(Reynold) Arthur Clarey

Born
15 March 1897 (South Yarra, Victoria)
Died
09 May 1972 (Fitzroy. Fawkner crematorium)
Parents
Francis William, estate agent, and Catherine Lawson
Marriage
(1) 23 Sept 1940 Irene Mary Leech (dec. 1957), (2) 1 July 1958 Doris Jane McGinnis nee Blythe
Occupation
Accountant
Education
Flemington State School, MelbourneHigh School, Melbourne University, Bcom.
Career
Clerk Vic. Public Service 1913-1920; with BHP 1920-1947; president Clerks' Union; chartered accountant in private practice, licensed company auditor; member Australian Natives Association premier debating team 1933-1934, Australian Natives Association auditor 1934-1956 and general treasurer 1957-1972; president Commonwealth Accountants Students' Society 1943, 1944; member Co Auditors Board 1947-1955; president Amalgamated Institute of Secretaries 1954-1964; JP; committee member Citizens' Welfare Board of Vic.; Fellow Royal Economic Society; Unitarian; Freemason. Half-brother of Percy James Clarey (q.v.).;
Party
Australian Labor Party
Party Note
Joined 1932, branch office holder, state branch auditor 1955-1970, parl. spokesman on treasury 1967-1970
House
Electorate
Start
End
MLA
Melbourne
28th May 1955
 
9th May 1972
 

*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
Essendon (Legislative Assembly) 1937, 1940, Senate 1949
Appointments
Public Accounts committee 1955-1961, State Development committee 1964-1970.
References
Who's Who in Australia 1955-1971; Victoria, 'Parliamentary Debates' 5 Sept 1972, 35-8; Fact 5 Mar 1964, 22 Apr 1966; Age, SNP 10 May 1972; Herald 16 Aug 1972; Menadue, J. E., 'A Centenary History of the Australian Natives' Association 1871-1971', Melbourne, 1971.
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)