Electoral district of Beverley

Last updated

Beverley
Western AustraliaLegislative Assembly
State Western Australia
Dates current1890–1950
Namesake Beverley

Beverley was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

The district was based on the rural town of Beverley lying to the east of Perth. It was one of the original 30 seats contested at the 1890 election.

Beverley was abolished at the 1950 election; its final member, James Mann, was transferred to the seat of Avon Valley.

Members

MemberPartyTerm
  Charles Harper Ministerial1890–1901
 Opposition1901–1904
  Independent 1904–1905
  Edmund Smith Ministerial1905–1908
  John Hopkins Ministerial1908–1910
  Nat Harper Ministerial1910–1911
  Frank Broun Liberal 1911–1914
  Charles Wansbrough Country 1914–1917
 Frank BrounCountry1917–1923
 Country (MCP)1923–1924
 Charles WansbroughCountry (ECP)1924–1930
  James Mann Country1930–1949
 Independent1949
  LCL 1949–1950

Election results


Related Research Articles

Avon was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1911 to 2008. The name of the district was changed to Avon Valley in 1950, but reverted to its original name in 1962.

Electoral district of Moore

Moore is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia.

Electoral district of Cheltenham

Cheltenham is a single-member electoral district for the South Australian House of Assembly. Named after the suburb of the same name, it is a 17.5 km² suburban electorate in Adelaide's north-west, taking in the suburbs of Albert Park, Alberton, Beverley, Cheltenham, Findon, Hendon, Pennington, Queenstown, St Clair, Woodville, Woodville North, Woodville Park, Woodville South, Woodville West, and part of Rosewater. The Cheltenham electorate is inside the federal-level electorate of Port Adelaide.

Beverley (UK Parliament constituency)

Beverley has been the name of a parliamentary constituency in the East Riding of Yorkshire for three periods. From medieval times until 1869 it was a parliamentary borough consisting of a limited electorate of property owners of its early designated borders within the market town of Beverley, which returned (elected) two Members of Parliament to the House of Commons of the English and Welsh-turned-UK Parliament during that period.

This is a list of members of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly between the 1908 elections and the 1911 elections, together known as the Seventh Parliament.

Charles Harper (politician)

Charles Harper was a pastoralist, newspaper proprietor and politician in colonial Western Australia.

Swan was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950 and again from 1962 to 1983.

York was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

Sussex was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

Nelson was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

Williams was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

Irwin was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1890 to 1950.

Pingelly was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1911 to 1950.

William Hawkins Sewell was an Australian politician who was a Labor Party member of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia from 1950 to 1974, representing the seat of Geraldton.

Frank Tyndall Broun was an Australian politician who was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia from 1911 to 1914 and again from 1917 to 1924. He was a minister in the first government of Sir James Mitchell.

Charles Prangle Wansbrough was an Australian farmer and politician who was a Country Party member of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia from 1914 to 1917 and from 1924 to 1930, representing the seat of Beverley.

James Isaac Mann was an Australian politician who was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Western Australia from 1930 to 1962. He represented two Wheatbelt electorates, holding the seat of Beverley from 1930 to 1950 and the seat of Avon Valley from 1950 to 1962, and at various times sat for the Country Party, the Nationalist Party, the Liberal Party, and as an independent.

1890 Western Australian colonial election

Elections were held in the Colony of Western Australia in December 1890 to elect 30 members to the Legislative Assembly. They were the first elections to be held for the Legislative Assembly, which had been created earlier in the year by a new constitution that granted Western Australia responsible self-government.

1894 Western Australian colonial election

Elections were held in the Colony of Western Australia in June and July 1894 to elect 33 members to the Legislative Assembly. Less than half of the seats were contested and virtually all campaigns were fought on local issues, although a few candidates were endorsed by extraparliamentary organisations. The election presented no threat to the government of Sir John Forrest, but its aftermath saw the establishment of a credible opposition for the first time, led by George Randell.

Liberal Party of Australia (Western Australian Division) Political party in Australia

The Liberal Party of Australia , branded as Liberal Western Australia, is the division of the Liberal Party of Australia in Western Australia. Founded in March 1949 as the Liberal and Country League of Western Australia (LCL), it simplified its name to the Liberal Party in 1968.