John William Griffiths

Born
1909
Died
1979
Profession
Plumber

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Darlington 1938 1948
Mayor Darlington 1945 1945

Family background

John William Griffiths was born 26 May 1909 at West Wyalong, NSW, the son of John William Griffiths and Rebecca Russell. He married Charlotte Mary Carlton (1911-1964) 5 October 1940 at West Wyalong, and they had three children. Griffiths died 8 May 1979, aged 69 years, at Sydney, NSW, and he was cremated at Rookwood Crematorium. He lived at 6 Wrights Avenue, Marrickville.

Occupation & interests

John William Griffiths was a member of the Camperdown Bowling Club.

Local government service

John William Griffiths was an alderman on Darlington Council in 1938-48. He was mayor in 1945 and Deputy Mayor in 1948..

References

‘Advertising’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 13 November 1937, p.19, http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/17406575

Citation

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