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Events in Manitoba History: Canadian Federal Election (1926)

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The Canadian federal election of 1926 was held on 14 September. The results were as follows:

Riding

Candidate

Party

Votes

Brandon

Robert Forke (1860-1934)

Liberal Progressive

8,267

David Wilson Beaubier (1864-1938)

Conservative

7,101

Dauphin

William John Ward (1880-1971)

Liberal Progressive

7,260

James Langstaff Bowman (1879-1951)

Conservative

5,502

Lisgar

John Livingstone Brown (1867-1953)

Liberal Progressive

4,657

William James Rowe (1872-1947)

Conservative

3,790

Macdonald

William James Lovie (1868-1938)

Progressive

6,652

Valmore Eric Schweitzer (1891-?)

Conservative

4,306

Marquette

James Allison Glen (1877-1950)

Liberal Progressive

7,327

Henry Alfred Mullins (1861-1952)

Conservative

6,235

Neepawa

Robert Milne (1881-1953)

Progressive

6,293

Thomas Gerow Murphy (1883-1971)

Conservative

4,495

Nelson

Thomas William Bird (1883-1958)

Progressive

3,042

Joseph Myers

Conservative

2,632

Portage la Prairie

Ewan Alexander MacPherson [McPherson] (1879-1954)

Liberal

6,394

Arthur Meighen (1874-1960)

Conservative

5,966

Provencher

Arthur Lucien Beaubien (1879-1971)

Liberal Progressive

acclaim

St. Boniface

John Power Howden (1879-1959)

Liberal

5,903

Joseph Bernier (1874-1951)

Conservative

3,235

Allan Meikle

Labour

2,427

Selkirk

Leland Payson Bancroft (1880-1951)

Liberal Progressive

7,016

Hannes Marino Hannesson (1884-1958)

Conservative

5,104

Souris

James Steedsman (1864-1959)

Progressive

6,105

Errick French Willis (1896-1967)

Conservative

4,946

Springfield

Edgar Douglass Richmond Bissett (1889-1990)

Liberal Progressive

3,852

Thomas Hay (1872-1939)

Conservative

2,638

Thomas Herbert Dunn

Labour

1,375

Winnipeg North

Abraham Albert Heaps (1885-1954)

Labour

6,171

Richard R. Knox (1863-1947)

Conservative

3,555

George Boyd McTavish

Liberal

2,821

Winnipeg North Centre

James Shaver Woodsworth (1874-1942)

Labour

7,221

Jose Alexander Banfield (1856-1937)

Conservative

4,220

Winnipeg South

John Stewart McDiarmid (1882-1965)

Liberal

8,809

Robert Rogers (1864-1936)

Conservative

7,638

Winnipeg South Centre

Joseph Thorarinn Thorson (1889-1978)

Liberal

12,315

William Walker Kennedy (1882-1963)

Conservative

11,737

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Manitoba Members of the Sixteenth Canadian Parliament (1926-1930)

Sources:

History of Federal Ridings Since 1867, Parliament of Canada.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Profile revised: 18 June 2017

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