Manitoba Historical Society
     Keeping history alive for over 140 years

 

Pay & Donate in the MHS Online Shop

Endangered Top 10
Endangered
Top 10
2019

Young Historians 2019
Young
Historians
2019

Manitoba History No. 89
Manitoba
History

No. 89

War Memorials in Manitoba
War
Memorials
in Manitoba

This Old Elevator
This Old
Elevator

Abandoned Manitoba
Abandoned
Manitoba

Memorable Manitobans
Memorable
Manitobans

Historic Sites of Manitoba
Historic Sites
of Manitoba

Events in Manitoba History: Manitoba Provincial Election (1914)

Link to:
Provincial General Election (1910) | Provincial General Election (1915)

The Manitoba general election of 1914 was held on 10 July. The results were as follows:

Party

Leader

Votes

Seats

Conservative

Rodmond Palen Roblin (1853-1937)

68,352

28

Liberal

Tobias Crawford Norris (1861-1936)

62,798

21

Labour

?

7,143

0

Independent

-

8,511

0

Totals

146,804

49

The voting results for individual constituencies were as follows:

Constituency

Candidate

Party

Votes

Arthur

John Williams (1860-1931)

Liberal

766

Amos Moore Lyle (1865-1943)

Conservative

700

Assiniboia

John Thomas Haig (1877-1962)

Conservative

1,239

John W. Wilton (1879-1942)

Liberal

965

William J. Bartlett

Labour

501

Beautiful Plains

James Henry Howden (1860-1938)

Conservative

1,100

William Robertson Wood (1874-1947)

Liberal

1,060

Birtle

George John Huntley Malcolm (1865-1930)

Liberal

892

William Murdoch Taylor (1858-?)

Conservative

583

Brandon

George Robson Coldwell (1858-1924)

Conservative

1,897

Stephen Emmett Clement (1867-1947)

Liberal

1,734

Carillon

Thomas Boniface Molloy (1878-1948)

Liberal

659

Albert Prefontaine (1861-1935)

Conservative

652

Churchill & Nelson

George Raymond Ray (c1867-?)

Conservative

Acclaim

Cypress

George Steel (1858-1940)

Conservative

852

James Christie

Liberal

836

Dauphin

William Buchanan (1865-?)

Conservative

1,026

John Seale

Liberal

710

Deloraine

Robert Stirton Thornton (1863-1936)

Liberal

1,127

John Christie Walker Reid (1871-1942)

Conservative

923

Dufferin

Rodmond Palen Roblin (1853-1937)

Conservative

1,204

Edward Arthur “Eddie” August (1860-1935)

Liberal

1,065

Elmwood

Harry Don Mewhirter (1874-1957)

Conservative

1,901

Thomas Glendenning Hamilton (1873-1935)

Liberal

1,537

Robert Sinclair Ward

Labour

508

Emerson

David Henry McFadden (1856-1935)

Conservative

1,032

George Walton (1854-1925)

Liberal

986

Gilbert Plains

Samuel Hughes (1873-1940)

Conservative

1,471

George Darling Shortreed (1870-1940)

Liberal

996

Gimli

Sveinn Thorvaldson (1872-1949)

Conservative

1,045

Einar Sigurjon Jonasson (1887-1935)

Liberal

461

Taras Dempster Ferley (1882-1947)

Labour

264

Gladstone

James William Armstrong (1860-1928)

Liberal

1,239

Asberry Singleton

Conservative

943

Glenwood

James Washington Breakey (1865-1952)

Liberal

1,078

Ainslie Lunham Young (1868-1938)

Conservative

906

Grand Rapids (* held 17 August 1914)

Hugh Armstrong (1858-1926)

Conservative

271

Arthur LaRose (1866-1949)

Liberal

12

Hamiota

John Henry McConnell (1862-1944)

Liberal

1,134

William Ferguson (1862-?)

Conservative

736

Iberville

Aime Benard (1873-1938)

Conservative

Acclaim

Kildonan and St. Andrews

Walter Humphries Montague (1858-1915)

Conservative

1,086

George Waldron Prout (1878-c1980)

Liberal

1,083

Killarney

George Lawrence (1857-1924)

Conservative

758

Samuel Melville Hayden (1858-1934)

Liberal

691

Lakeside

John James Garland (1873-1925)

Conservative

839

Charles Duncan McPherson (1877-1970)

Liberal

825

Lansdowne

Tobias Crawford Norris (1861-1936)

Liberal

1,371

William John Cundy

Conservative

927

La Verendrye

Jean Baptiste Lauzon (1858-1944)

Conservative

778

Phillipe Adjutor “Pete” Talbot (1879-1967)

Liberal

550

Manitou

James Morrow (1856-1949)

Conservative

1,099

Isaac Herbert Davidson (1876-1944)

Liberal

1,029

Minnedosa

George Allison Grierson (1867-1931)

Liberal

1,174

William Bramwell Waddell (1857-1942)

Conservative

965

Morden and Rhineland

Valentine Winkler (1864-1920)

Liberal

1,073

William Johnston Tupper (1862-1947)

Conservative

941

Morris

Jacques Parent (1862-1918)

Conservative

920

William Molloy (1877-1917)

Liberal

658

Mountain

James Bryson Baird (1859-1939)

Liberal

1,200

John Thomas Dale

Conservative

516

Arthur Dunbar Craig

?

306

Norfolk

John Graham (1864-1951)

Liberal

911

Robert Fern Lyons (1856-1926)

Conservative

843

Portage la Prairie

Ewan Alexander MacPherson [McPherson] (1879-1954)

Liberal

1,027

Hugh Armstrong (1858-1926)

Conservative

1,020

Roblin

Frederic Young Newton (1870-1959)

Conservative

802

Thomas McLennan

Liberal

571

Rockwood

Isaac Riley (1853-1926)

Conservative

1,103

Arthur John Cobb

Liberal

1,044

Russell

Donald Cromwell McDonald (1879-1917)

Liberal

892

Edward Graham

Conservative

862

St. Boniface

Joseph Bernier (1874-1951)

Conservative

1,603

Louis Alfred Delorme (1879-?)

Liberal

1,259

St. Clements

Donald Andrew Ross (1856-1938)

Liberal

1,025

Thomas Hay (1872-1939)

Conservative

887

St. George

Edmund Landor Taylor (1860-1934)

Conservative

1,177

Skuli Sigfusson (1870-1969)

Liberal

1,112

Ste. Rose

Joseph Hamelin (1873-1947)

Conservative

596

John Archibald “Jack” Campbell (1872-1963)

Liberal

536

Swan River

William Henry Sims (1872-1955)

Liberal

594

William J. Stewart

Conservative

561

The Pas

Robert Dick Orok (1878-1958)

Conservative

Acclaim

Turtle Mountain

James Johnson (1855-1929)

Conservative

707

George William McDonald (1875-1950)

Liberal

645

Virden

George Clingan (1868-1944)

Liberal

1,135

Harvey Cathcart Simpson (1862-1928)

Conservative

1,050

Winnipeg North A

Joseph Patrick Foley (1878-1928)

Conservative

3,135

James Willoughby

Liberal

2,816

Arthur Beech (1876-1948)

Labour

1,921

Winnipeg North B

Daniel McLean (1868-1950)

Conservative

3,268

Robert Newton Lowery (1882-1962)

Liberal

2,645

Herman Saltzman

Labour

2,068

Winnipeg Centre A

Thomas Herman Johnson [Tómas Hermann Jónsson] (1870-1927)

Liberal

7,998

Alfred Joseph Andrews (1865-1950)

Conservative

6,948

William H. “Bill” Hoop (1876-1928)

Labour

953

Winnipeg Centre B

Frederick John “Fred” Dixon (1881-1931)

Liberal

8,205

Frederick Joseph Gustin McArthur (1874-1934)

Conservative

6,692

George Armstrong (1870-1956)

Labour

928

Winnipeg South A

Albert Blellock Hudson (1875-1947)

Liberal

5,861

Lendrum McMeans (1859-1941)

Conservative

4,863

Winnipeg South B

William Linton Parrish (1860-1949)

Liberal

5,812

Henry Walter Whitla (1874-1956)

Conservative

4,902

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Members of the Fourteenth Legislative Assembly of Manitoba (1914-1915)

Sources:

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

Burial transcriptions, Manitoba Genealogical Society.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 September 2019

Back to top of page

   


To report an error on the above page, please contact the MHS Webmaster.

Home  |  Terms & Conditions  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy  |  Donations Policy

© 1998-2019 Manitoba Historical Society. All rights reserved.