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Silva, Margaret Mary (c. 1896 - 1987)

Born
c. 1896
Died
21 July 1987
Clovelly
Occupation
Housewife

Summary

Margaret Silva only ran for parliament once: Democratic Labor Party candidate, New South Wales Legislative Assembly, Heathcote, 1973. She was married to Bertrand Silva, with whom she had one son, and one daughter.

Sources used to compile this entry: Sydney Morning Herald, 22 July 1987 p. 32; The Observer (Cronulla), 1 November 1973.

Annette Alafaci

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