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DE COSMOS, Amor
Picture of DE COSMOS,  Amor
Photographer:
William James Topley
© Public Domain

Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 025397
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1825.08.20
Place of Birth: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1897.07.04 (71 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Newspaper editor, newspaper owner
Notes: Named at birth William Alexander Smith.
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3862 Days (10 years, 6 months, 28 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Victoria, British Columbia Liberal 1882.06.20 Defeated
Victoria, British Columbia Liberal 1878.09.17 Elected
Victoria, British Columbia Liberal 1874.01.22 Elected
Victoria, British Columbia Liberal 1872.10.12 During the general election of 1872, elections in the constituencies were held at various times between 1872-07-20 and 1872-10-12. Elected
Victoria, British Columbia Liberal 1871.11.24
(By-Election)
Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1871.11.24 - 1882.06.19

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
None British Columbia 1872.12.23 - 1874.02.09
Liberal Party British Columbia 1867 - 1872.12.22
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Victoria British Columbia 1871 - 1874
Victoria British Columbia 1867 - 1871
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly British Columbia 1871 - 1874.02
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
British Columbia

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Premier 1872.12.23 - 1874.02.09
Member of the Legislative Council 1867 - 1871

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