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Joseph “Joe” Slogan

Dental surgeon, MP (1958-1962), MP (1962-1963), MP (1963-1965).

Born at Windsor, Ontario on 15 February 1931, son of George Slogan and Teenie Kasianchuk, he moved to Manitoba where he attended Selkirk Collegiate and United College (BA) before returning to Ontario to attend the University of Toronto (DDS). He then established a dental surgical practice at Selkirk. He was President of Slogan Enterprises Limited. On 23 July 1960, he married Mary Elizabeth Hrynchyshyn, and was a member of the Ukrainian Business and Professional Men’s Club, Kinsmen, and Royal Canadian Dental Corps. Defeated as a candidate in the 1953 federal general election, he was elected at a by-election in December 1958, was re-elected in 1962 and 1963, and defeated in 1965.


“57 candidates seek 15 seats in Manitoba, N.W. Ontario”, Winnipeg Free Press, 6 April 1963, page 10.

The Canadian Directory of Parliament, 1867-1967, edited by J. K. Johnson, Public Archives of Canada, Ottawa [Library and Archives Canada], 1968.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 22 November 2017

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