Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia



Member Name
James Alexander Greig
Principal Honours
Birth
Date 10 September 1872 Place Gumeracha, Talunga, South Australia, Australia
Arrival in WA
1890s
Parents
Son of David, farmer, and Mary Peak
Marriage and Family
Married 24 January 1900, Bible Christian Church, Willowie, South Australia to Catherine Ann Martin (born circa July 1869), daughter of William and Ann Bull
No children
Death
Date 22 June 1925Place Narrogin, Western Australia
Cemetery Narrogin Cemetery, Western AustraliaCause of Death
Religion
Methodist
Education
Educated Way College, Adelaide
Occupation
Farmer
Employment History
Farmer in Williams district 1905–1924
House
MLC
Local Government Service
Party
Country Party
Date Elected
20 April 1916
Inaugural Speech
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Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1925
Electorate
South-East
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC South-East Province 20 April 1916 (by-election)–22 June 1925
Private Member's Bills
Background/Membership
Apparently went to goldfields in 1890s although described as a farmer in 1900
Moved to Narrogin
Qualifications
References
Black, David and Geoffrey Bolton. Biographical register of members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1890-1930, p. 85.
Narrogin Observer, 23 June 1925.
West Australian, 23 June 1925.
Wise (1905–1925)
Further Information
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