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Members’ biographical register


Joseph Taylor Monger


Principal Honours
Birth
Date: August 1834
Place: Perth, Western Australia
Arrival in WA
Parents
Son of John Henry snr, merchant, and Mary, brother of John Henry
Uncle of Frederick Charles Monger
Marriage and Family
Married 4 March 1862, Trinity Church of England, York to Mary Jane Craig (born 1843), daughter of Samuel and Mary Martin
Children: two sons and three daughters
Death
Date: 13 April 1891
Place: York, Western Australia
Cemetery: York Cemetery, York, WA
Cause of Death:
Religion
Congregational
Education
Educated locally
Occupation
Miller and storekeeper
Employment History
By 1860 storekeeper York, competing against his father and brother
1861–1870 miller and hotel proprietor, Toodyay
1870 to York, auctioneer and agent in business until death
House
Local Government Service
York Municipal Council 1871–1875 member, also chairman
Party
Date Elected
23 June 1875
Inaugural Speech
Monger, Joseph Taylor, Address-in-Reply.pdf
Inaugural Video
Speeches
Search for speeches by Joseph Monger
Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1880
Electorate
York
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC York 23 June 1875 (by-election)–11 February 1880
  • Contested Toodyay 1 November 1870
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Freemason
Qualifications
References
D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1870-1930, Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2001, p. 19.
R Erickson, The bicentennial dictionary of Western Australians, pre-1829-1888, Volume III.
R Erickson, Old Toodyay and Newcastle, Toodyay, 1974.
Lorraine's Cemetery Records Page website. Accessed 9 December 2015. http://www.ozburials.com/CemsWA/York/york.htm
Further Information
Bibliography

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