• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE2071

Bignold, Marie May

(1927 – 2018)
  • Born 14 September, 1927, Kiama New South Wales Australia
  • Died 11 October, 2018
  • Occupation Lawyer, Parliamentarian


Marie Bignold was a member of the Call To Australia Group (CTA). She was a member of the directly elected Legislative Council from 1984-1991; she was elected on 5 December 1984. Bignold was the first woman lawyer to take a seat in the Legislative Council.

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