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Biographical entry O'Connell, Maude

Trade Unionist


Maude O'Connell, elected a Governor of the Carlton Refuge in 1909, was an active member of the Tobacco Workers' Union and became a well known public figure in Victoria as the founder of a Catholic order of nuns, the Grey Sisters.

Published resources

See also

  • Best, Alleyn, The Tobacco Workers: History of the Tobacco Workers' Union of Australia, Victorian Branch 1884-1988, Federated Tobacco Workers Union of Australia, Victorian Branch, Cheltenham, Victoria, 1989, 200 pp. Details

Ross G. Elford