Biographical Register of Members of the Parliament of Western Australia



Member Name
John Pollard McLarty
Birth
Date Circa 1842 Place Dandalup, Western Australia
Parents
Son of John McLarty, farmer and grazier, and Mary Ann Pollard
Brother of Edward McLarty, farmer and politician and uncle of Ross McLarty, also a farmer and politician
Marriage and Family
Unmarried
Death
Date 7 January 1909Place Perth, Western Australia
Cemetery Pinjarra Cemetery, Western AustraliaCause of Death
Religion
Church of England
Occupation
Farmer, builder and manager
Employment History
Farmer in Murray Valley, WA
Bridge building contractor 1869 and 1890–1895
1881–1890 managing director Kimberley Pastoral Co, Liveringa Station
1895–1902 inspector Public Works Department
House
MLA
Local Government Service
Murray Road Board Member 1870
Kimberley Road Board chairman 1884
Party
Liberal
Date Elected
28 June 1904
Inaugural Speech
-No inaugural speech given
Inaugural Video
Speeches
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Valedictory Speech
Year Retired/Resigned
1909
Electorate
Murray
Parliamentary Service
Electorates
  • MLA Murray 28 June 1904–7 January 1909
Background/Membership
1902 Justice of the Peace
References
Black, David and Geoffrey Bolton. Biographical register of members of the Parliament of Western Australia: volume one 1870-1930. p. 131.
Erikson, Rica. The bicentennial dictionary of Western Australians, pre-1829-1888, Volume III.
Liveringa. (Kimberley Pastoral Co. brochure) 1912.
West Australian, 29 June 1904 and 8 January 1909.
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