James Beer


Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman City of Sydney 1900 1904

Family background

James C Beer was born at Balmain, Sydney, in 1856, son of Jasper H Beer and Ann nèe Dunn. In 1884, James C Beer married Mary Thompson at Cooma. James C Beer, son of Jasper and Ann, died at Caringbah, Sydney, on 12 March 1924.

Occupation & interests

In 1930 there was a James C Beer living at 70 Tranmere Street, Drummoyne.

Local government service

James C Beer was Alderman for Pyrmont Ward, 7 December 1900 to 30 November 1904. He was a member of the Works Committee, 1901-04, the Lighting Committee, 1901-02, the Parliamentary and By-Laws Committee, 1901-03, the Staff and Labour Committee, 1903 and the Parks and Recreation Committee, 1903. * Genealogical data requires further research for confirmation


City of Sydney Archives: Aldermen’s Files; Photo CRS 54/355 online

Society of Australian Genealogists: AGCI index


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