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Members’ biographical register


Henry Lyall Hall


Birth
Date: 22 July 1861
Place: Four-Mile Flat, Avoca, Victoria, Australia
Arrival in WA
To WA 1894
Parents
Son of Henry, miner and editor, and Elizabeth Bethell
Marriage and Family
Married 11 December 1884, Ballarat, Victoria (Presbyterian), Mary Lillias Swan (born circa 1857–died circa October 1951), daughter of George and Emma Page
Children: one son and four daughters
Death
Date: 23 October 1935
Place: St John of God Hospital, Subiaco, Western Australia
Cemetery: Karrakatta Cemetery, Western Australia
Religion
Church of England
Occupation
Public servant, clerk, businessperson and auctioneer
Employment History
Member of Victorian public service
Telegraph clerk at Emerald Hill 1884
To WA 1894, in business as auctioneer and general land agent
After circa 1907 investor and speculator in real estate
House
MLA
Local Government Service
Perth City Council 1896–1898
Party
Forrest Party
Date Elected
5 May 1897
Inaugural Speech
Inaugural Video
Speeches
Search for speeches by Henry Hall
Year Retired/Resigned
1901
Electorate
Perth
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Perth 5 May 1897–24 April 1901
Background/Membership
Member Wembley Park Progress Association
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, 2010, p. 88.
Bolton, p. 148–150.
Kimberly, p. 225.
Wilson, p. 323.
West Australian 28 April, 6 May 1897, 24 October 1935.