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Sam Jones (Australian politician) (Samuel Barry Jones) was born on 8 July, 1923 in Newcastle, New South Wales, is a politician. Discover Sam Jones (Australian politician)’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 76 years old?

Popular As Samuel Barry Jones
Occupation N/A
Age 76 years old
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Born 8 July 1923
Birthday 8 July
Birthplace Newcastle, New South Wales
Date of death (1999-01-26) Waratah, New South Wales
Died Place N/A
Nationality Australia

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Jones lost ALP pre-selection for the seat prior to the general election of 1984. He ran as an independent candidate against John Price, the endorsed Labor candidate. He finished third in the election with 24% of the vote and was subsequently expelled from the ALP.


During debate in the Legislative Assembly in August 1979, the member for South Coast, Mr John Hatton accused Jones of being involved in the cover-up of a horse doping scandal. Jones vigorously denied the allegations and sued the Sydney Morning Herald for defamation over its reporting of the allegations. His action failed in the Supreme Court of New South Wales and Jones was left with a significant debt.


Jones defeated Frank Purdue the incumbent member for the seat of Waratah at the 1965 state election by 87 votes (0.79%). He retained the seat at the next 6 elections.


On 30 September 1960 Jones married Patricia Jones. They had a three children. Jones was survived by Patricia and their daughter, Sandra Lea, and one of their sons, John William Jones.


Jones was elected to Newcastle City Council in 1959 and served as an Alderman until 1965. He was a member of the Shortland County Council (1961) and the Hunter District Water Board.


Sam Jones joined the Labor Party in 1945 and served as vice president and secretary of Tighes Hill branch, vice president of Newcastle and Waratah State Electorate Councils and secretary of Newcastle Federal Electorate Council.


Samuel Barry Jones (8 July 1923 – 26 January 1999) was an Australian politician. He was a member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1965 until 1984 and a member of the ALP.