This Day in History: 1897-11-28

Timothy Francis Quinlan defeated Barnard Drummond Clarkson in the election for the seat of Toodyay in the Legislative Assembly. He served in this position until 1911, representing the Ministerial Party.

Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.322.
Members’ biographical register, WA Parliament (online, viewed 15 Nov. 2021):