ID 0420

State Government of South Australia beginning 4 March 1872 - period in office of Premier Ayers, Henry ending on 22 July 1873



Period in office of premier (see Glossary entry for 'period in office' and related terms)

Premier
Ayers, Henry
Date of beginning of period in office
4 March 1872
Date of end of period in office
22 July 1873 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Defeat in parliament 
Reason for end of this government
Resignation of premier
Number of days in office
505 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Support from parliamentary factions and independents
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
--none--
Coalition partner 2
--none--
Coalition partner 3
--none--
Coalition partner 4
--none--
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
Minority
If change in parliamentary support during period
--none--  
If further change during period
--none--  

Number of ministers at beginning of period (this may vary during the period)

Total number of ministers
5
Number from party of premier
5
Number from coalition party 1
Number from coalition party 2
Number from upper house
1
Number who are women

Assembly elections contested as premier or after which became premier (see Glossary entry for 'after election')

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Election Premier at election Premier's party Premier after election Premier's party
SA 14 December 1871Arthur BlythSupport from parliamentary factions and independentsHenry AyersSupport from parliamentary factions and independents
SA 6 April 1868Henry AyersSupport from parliamentary factions and independentsHenry AyersSupport from parliamentary factions and independents

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