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DICKEY, The Hon. Robert Barry, K.C.
Picture of DICKEY, The Hon. Robert Barry, K.C.
Photographer:
William James Topley
© Public Domain

Source: Library and Archives Canada, C 010766
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1812.11.10
Place of Birth: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1903.07.14 (90 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Judge, lawyer
Notes: Father of Confederation; attended the Charlottetown (Sept. 1864) and Quebec (Oct. 1864) conferences.
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 13048 Days (35 years, 8 months, 21 days)
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Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
Amherst, Nova Scotia Conservative (1867-1942) 1867.10.23 - 1903.07.14 Royal Proclamation
^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative (1867-1942) 1867.10.23 - 1903.07.14

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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative Nova Scotia 1958 - 1867.10.22
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Cumberland Nova Scotia 1858 - 1867.10.22
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
House of Assembly Nova Scotia 1836 - 1851
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Nova Scotia

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Member of the Legislative Council 1858 - 1867.10.22
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Great-grandson Dickey, John Horace
(M.P.)
1914.09.04 1996.04.27
Son Dickey, Arthur Rupert
(M.P.)
1854.08.18 1900.07.03

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