Henry King Alford

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Henry King Alford
StateLibQld 1 66399 Henry King Alford, Mayor of Toowoomba, ca. 1911.jpg
Henry King Alford ca. 1911.
Born (1852-07-22)July 22, 1852
Toowoomba, Queensland
Died August 17, 1930(1930-08-17) (aged 78)

Henry King Alford (1852–1930) was the mayor of Toowoomba, Queensland from 1911-1912. He was born on 22 July 1852 to Thomas Alford, a pioneer in the Toowoomba district, and is reputed to be the first white child born in Toowoomba. He worked at the Australian Joint Stock Bank as a young man before becoming involved in real estate. He died on 19 August 1930.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alford, Henry King". Toowoomba Regional Council. Retrieved 22 February 2011.