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RICHEY, The Hon. Matthew Henry
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Source: Campeau, F.R.E. Illustrated guide to the House of Commons and Senate of Canada. Ottawa, 1879.
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1828.06.10
Place of Birth: Windsor, Nova Scotia, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1911.02.21 (82 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 1751 Days (4 years, 9 months, 17 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Halifax, Nova Scotia Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Nova Scotia. Liberal-Conservative 1882.06.20 Elected
Halifax, Nova Scotia Liberal-Conservative 1878.09.17 Elected
Halifax, Nova Scotia Unknown 1878.01.29
(By-Election)
Defeated

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal-Conservative 1878.09.17 -
Unknown 1878.01.29 - 1878.09.16

^ Committees - House of Commons
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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
Nova Scotia

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Lieutenant Governor 1883.07.04 - 1888.07.09
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Halifax,
Nova Scotia
Municipal Government Mayor 1875 - 1878
Halifax,
Nova Scotia
Municipal Government Mayor 1864 - 1867
Halifax,
Nova Scotia
Municipal Government Councillor 1858 - 1863

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