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Events in Manitoba History: Canadian Federal By-Elections (1896-1900)

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Canadian Federal Election (1896) | Canadian Federal Election (1900)

The results of a federal by-elections held in Manitoba between 1896 and 1897 were as follows:

Riding

Election Date

Candidate

Party

Votes

Brandon

27 November 1896

Clifford Sifton (1861-1929)

Liberal

Acclaim

Macdonald

27 April 1897

John Gunion Rutherford (1857-1923)

Liberal

2,619

Kenneth McKenzie [Mackenzie] (1822-1911)

Conservative

2,083

Winnipeg

27 April 1897

Richard Willis Jameson (1851-1899)

Liberal

2,326

Edmund Landor Taylor (1860-1934)

Conservative

1,209

Winnipeg

25 January 1900

Arthur W. Puttee (1868-1957)

Labour

2,431

Edward Daniel Martin (1856-1938)

Liberal

2,423

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Manitoba Members of the Eighth Canadian Parliament (1896-1900)

Sources:

History of Federal Ridings Since 1867, Parliament of Canada.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 25 February 2022

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