Alfred Fallick


Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman Newtown 1873 1879
Mayor Newtown 1878 1878
  • Newtown Council Seal (City of Sydney Archives)

Family background

Alfred Wadmore Fallick was born in c1835; his parents were Charles Major Fallick and Eliza Ann Strickland. His father was from the Isle of Wight, England. Alfred Fallick was married to Susannah Walker in 1860. After her death in November 1877, he married Rebecca Woods in 1878 in Goulburn. They were living at Charles Street in Petersham at the time of his death at the age of 44. He and Susannah had several children who survived them.

His brother John Frederick was an alderman on Erskineville Council. A possible relative James Fallick served on Newtown Council from 1902-03, and another relative Henry Fallick was on Kogarah Council from 1913-22. Alfred Fallick died on 7 June 1879. His father was recorded as Charles M Fallick when he died. John Frederick Fallick was recorded as one of the Executors of his will.

Community activity

Alfred Fallick was involved in the Newtown Wesleyan Church.

Local government service

Alfred Fallick was an alderman on Newtown Council in 1873-78, representing Kingston Ward. He was mayor in 1878. Fallick retired due to ill health on 14 January 1879.


‘Biographies of the Early Aldermen’, Newtown Project website:

‘The Mayor of Newtown’, Evening News, 22 January 1879, p. 3,

‘Rookwood’, The Cumberland Mercury, 21 June 1879, p. 4,

‘Advertising’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 20 August 1879, p. 2,


Printer friendly version Persistent URL:

Share this entry on: