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SIFTON, The Right Hon. Arthur Lewis W., P.C.
Picture of SIFTON, The Right Hon. Arthur Lewis W., P.C.
Studio:
Canada. Department of National Defence
© Public Domain

Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 005108
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1858.10.26
Place of Birth: St. Johns, Canada West
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1921.01.21 (62 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Notes: Son of John Wright Sifton, member of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly (1878-86).
For family relationships in the Canadian House of Parliament see "Family Ties".
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 1132 Days (3 years, 1 month, 6 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Medicine Hat, Alberta Died in office. Unionist 1917.12.17 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Unionist 1917.12.17 -

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Secretary of State of Canada Died in office. 1920.07.10 - 1921.01.21
Secretary of State of Canada 1919.12.31 - 1920.07.09
Minister of Public Works 1919.09.03 - 1919.12.30
Minister of Customs and Inland Revenue 1918.05.18 - 1919.09.01
Minister of Inland Revenue 1918.05.14 - 1918.05.17
Minister of Customs 1917.10.12 - 1918.05.17

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