William James Clapham

Born
1882
Died
1945
Profession
Barber

Terms served on Council

Title Council From To
Alderman City of Sydney 1924 1927
  • William James Clapham, 1882-1945 (City of Sydney Archives, NSCA CRS 54/99)

Family background

William James Clapham was born in Sydney in 1882, son of Edward Clapham and his wife Emma, née Shaw. He was married to Muriel Adelaide Romand (d.1971) in Sydney in 1915 and had two daughters. He died at Sydney on 5 March 1945.

Occupation & interests

William James Clapham was a barber and lived in East Sydney. From at least 1923, William Clapham, JP, was living at 104 Cathedral Street.

Local government service

Clapham was Alderman for Denison Ward, 1 December 1924 to 31 December 1927. He was a member of the Finance Committee, 1925-27; the Works Committee, 1925-27 and vice-chairman of the Health and By-Laws Committee in 1927.

References

City of Sydney Archives: Aldermen’s Files; Photo: CRS 54/99

Society of Australian Genealogists: ACGI index

Citation

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