Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia



Member Name
Edmund Vernon Brockman
Birth
Date 28 April 1882 Place Warren House, Pemberton, Western Australia
Parents
Son of Edward Reveley and Capel Carter Bussell and grandson of John Garrett Bussell and brother–in–law of Francis Edward Sykes Willmott
Marriage and Family
Married 21 February 1905, Parish Hall, Cannington, Dorothy Price, daughter of Charles Denver and Clara Brockman
Children: three sons and two daughters
Death
Date 4 January 1938Place Beachgrove, Busselton, Western Australia
Cemetery Nannup Cemetery, WACause of Death
Religion
Church of England
Education
Bishop Hale's School, Perth
Way College, South Australia
Occupation
Farmer
Employment History
Farmed all his life at "Maganu", Nannup in dairying and general farming
House
MLA
Local Government Service
Nannup (formerly Lower Blackwood) Road Board circa 1909–April 1935, 1937–January 1938
Chairman for over 20 years prior to April 1935
Party
Nationalist
Date Elected
8 April 1933
Inaugural Speech
-Brockman, Edmund Vernon, Inaugural Speech.pdf
Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1938
Electorate
Sussex
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Sussex 8 April 1933–4 January 1938

Royal Commissions
  • Member Royal Commission into Disabilities of Agricultural Bank Settlers in South–West 1932
References
D Black and G Bolton, eds, Biographical register of members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume two 1930-2010, Western Australian Parliamentary History Project, Perth, WA, 2011, p. 27.
VH Colless, ed, Men of Western Australia, Perth, p. 2.
R Erickson, ed, Dictionary of Western Australians, 1829-1914. Volume 5. The golden years, 1889-1914, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, WA, 1986.
West Australian, 5 January 1938.
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