John Fogarty (Australian politician)

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John Fogarty
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Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Drayton and Toowoomba
In office
6 May 1893 – 9 September 1904
Serving with William Henry Groom, James Tolmie
Preceded by Robert Aland
Succeeded by Edward Smart
Personal details
Born 1848
Tipperary, Ireland
Died 9 September 1904
Toowoomba, Queensland
Resting place Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery
Nationality Irish
Political party Ministerial
Other political
Australian Labor Party
Spouse(s) Matilda Revell
Occupation Grocer, Publican
Religion Roman Catholic

John Fogarty (1848–1904) was an Australian politician. He was a member of the Queensland Parliament, 1893–1904 for the Electoral district of Drayton and Toowoomba[1] and was the mayor of Toowoomba.[2]

Fogarty died in office and is buried in Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery.[3]


  1. ^ "Former Members". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved 13 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Fogarty, John". Toowoomba Regional Council. Retrieved 21 February 2011. 
  3. ^ John FogartyToowoomba Regional Council. Retrieved 13 January 2015.
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Robert Aland
Member for Drayton and Toowoomba
1893 – 1904
Served alongside: William Henry Groom, James Tolmie
Succeeded by
Edward Smart