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WILMOT, The Hon. Robert Duncan, P.C.
Picture of WILMOT, The Hon. Robert Duncan, P.C.
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Source: Library and Archives Canada
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1809.10.16
Place of Birth: Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1891.02.11 (81 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Merchant, shipper
Notes: Father of Confederation; attended the London (Dec. 1866) conference.
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 4494 Days (12 years, 3 months, 20 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
New Brunswick, New Brunswick Resigned Conservative (1867-1942) 1867.10.23 - 1880.02.10 Royal Proclamation
^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative (1867-1942) 1867.10.23 - 1880.02.10

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of the Senate

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Speaker of the Senate 1878.11.07 - 1880.02.10

Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister Without Portfolio Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick, February 11, 1880. 1878.11.08 - 1880.02.10

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Responsibilities
New Brunswick

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Lieutenant Governor 1880.02.11 - 1885.11.10
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Saint John,
New Brunswick
Municipal Government Alderman 1849 - 1849
Saint John,
New Brunswick
Municipal Government Mayor 1849 - 1849
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Son Wilmot, Robert Duncan
(M.P.)
1837.07.17 1920.01.07
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