Grace Schwebel

Born
1916
Died
1998

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Northcott South Sydney 1974 1977
  • Northcott / South Sydney alderman Grace Schwebel, 1974-77 (South Sydney Council, Annual Report 1974, City of Sydney Archives LIB-00018116)

Family background

Margaret Grace Schwebel (nee Thompson) was born in 1916. She and her four sisters grew up on Fitzroy Street, Newtown, in a boarding house that was run by her mother. She was married to Bill Schwebel in 1935.

Occupation & interests

Grace Schwebel was involved with the Miscellaneous Workers Union.

Local government service

Grace Schwebel was an alderman on Northcott / South Sydney Council in 1974-77.

References

‘South Sydney Women’, Tharunka, 9 May 1977, p. 3, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article230402940

Rosen, Sue, Interview with Grace Schwebel for South Sydney Oral History Project (published as We Didn’t Have a Hot Bed of Crime), 16 July 1995

Rosen, Sue, Interview with Bill Schwebel for South Sydney Oral History Project (published as We Didn’t Have a Hot Bed of Crime), 8 July 1995

 

 

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