Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia



Member Name
Samuel Johnson Haynes
Birth
Date 22 March 1852 Place Leek, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Arrival in WA
1887 to WA
Parents
Son of George, merchant, and Sarah Ann Johnson
Marriage and Family
Married 7 October 1897, St Pauls’ Church, Camperdown, Victoria to Isabella Cole (born circa 1866), daughter of Francis and Isabella Fenton
Children: one son
Death
Date 3 February 1932Place ‘Tandara’ Albany, Western Australia
Cemetery Albany Cemetery, Western AustraliaCause of Death
Religion
Church of England
Education
Educated Victoria Government School and Grammar School Leek, England
Occupation
Lawyer and consul
Employment History
1886 South Australia Bar
Established legal practice (bought from Mr Hare) at Albany 1888, later taking into partnership
Robert Thomson Robinson and CB Cox
Vice-Consul for Sweden and Norway
Chancellor Diocese of Bunbury
House
MLC
Date Elected
16 July 1894
Inaugural Speech
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Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1910
Electorate
South-East
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLC South-East Province 16 July 1894–2 May 1910 (resigned)
Background/Membership
Arrived Australia 1854 with parents who settled at Port Fairy, Victoria
1886 to South Australia
1920 gave 30 acres for woollen mills
Member Albany Bowling Club, Turf Club, Albany Club, Weld Club
References
Battye I, p. 335–36
Black, David and Geoffrey Bolton. Biographical register of members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1870-1930, p. 94.
BDWA II
Garden
West Australian, 5 February 1932.
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