William Becker

Born
Unknown
Died
1966
Profession
Woollen Merchant

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman City of Sydney 1944 1948

Family background

In 1929 at Manly, William Becker married Annie J N Macfarlane. He died on 8 April 1966 in England. His birth date has not been established.

Occupation & interests

William Becker was a woollen merchant. In 1930, Becker Brothers were operating an auction house at 395 Bourke Street but it is not known if this included William Becker. At this time, William Becker senior was living at Woodpark Road, Smithfield, and there was also a W Becker at 132 Queen Street, Concord.

Local government service

Becker was Alderman for Macquarie Ward, 2 December 1944 to 31 December 1948. He was a member and Vice-Chairman of the Finance Committee, 1945-48 and the City Planning and Improvements Committee, 1945-48.

References

City of Sydney Archives: Aldermen’s Files

Citation

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