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Events in Manitoba History: Manitoba Provincial By-Elections (1896-1897)

The results of provincial by-elections in this period were as follows:

Constituency

Date

Candidate

Party

Votes

Dennis

15 July 1897

William James Kennedy (1857-1912)

Government

525

James Elder

Patrons of Industry

341

Lakeside

19 November 1896

James McKenzie (1854-1936)

Government

299

Daniel William McCuaig (1855-1928)

Patrons of Industry

248

North Brandon

19 December 1896

Alexander Cumming Fraser (1849-1944)

Government

177

E. Postlethwaite

Independent

27

St. Boniface

20 February 1897

Jean Baptiste Lauzon (1858-1944)

Opposition

288

Simon Amable Damien Bertrand (1849-1943)

Government

208

South Brandon

20 November 1897

Frank Oliver Fowler (1861-1945)

Government

Acclaim

Turtle Mountain

27 November 1897

James Johnson (1855-1929)

Opposition

516

Thomas Nichol

Government

366

See also:

Events in Manitoba History: Manitoba Provincial Election (1896)

Memorable Manitobans: Members of the Ninth Legislative Assembly of Manitoba (1896-1899)

Sources:

Manitoba Election Records (December 1870 to November 1957, June 1958 to June 1969), Manitoba Legislative Library.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 31 July 2019

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