Earle Page

Birth Name: Earle Christmas Grafton Page

Date of Birth: August 8, 1880

Place of Birth: Grafton, New South Wales, Australia

Date of Death: December 20, 1961

Place of Death: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

*75% English
*25% Scottish

Earle Page was an Australian politician. He served as Prime Minister of Australia, from 7 April, 1939 to 26 April, 1939. He was also Leader of the Country Party, from 5 April, 1921 to 13 September, 1939, and Treasurer of Australia, from 9 February, 1923 to 21 October, 1929, among other duties.

Prime Minister Page was the son of Mary Joanna Haddon (Cox) and Charles Page. His father was born in London, England. His mother was born in Hoart, Tasmania, Australia, of English and Scottish descent.

Prime Minister Page’s paternal grandfather was James Page (the son of James Page and Mary Ann Godfrey). Prime Minister Page’s great-grandfather James was the son of James Page and Elizabeth Stone. Mary Ann was the daughter of James Godfrey and Sarah.

Prime Minister Page’s paternal grandmother was Susanna De la Force (the daughter of Thomas de la Force and Rebecca White). Thomas was the son of Thomas de la Force and Hannah Reed/Read. Rebecca was the daughter of Thomas White and Mary Thompson or Stone.

Prime Minister Page’s maternal grandparents were Edwin Cox and Mary Stewart Ainslie (the daughter of James Ainslie and Mary Steven). Edwin was born in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. Prime Minister Page’s grandmother Mary Stewart was born in Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland. James was the son of Archibald Ainslie and Euphemia Steedman. Prime Minister Stewart’s great-grandmother Mary was the daughter of George Steven and Mary Stewart.

Sources: Genealogy of Earle Page – http://www.wikitree.com

Genealogy of Earle Page (focusing on his father’s side) – https://www.geni.com

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