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CARTIER, The Hon. Sir George-Étienne, P.C., Q.C.
Picture of CARTIER, The Hon. Sir George-Étienne, P.C., Q.C.
Collection:
Notman & Son
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, C 006166
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1814.09.06
Place of Birth: Saint-Antoine-sur-Richelieu, Lower Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1873.05.20 (58 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Notes: Father of Confederation; attended the Charlottetown (Sept. 1864), Quebec (Oct. 1864) and London (Dec. 1866) conferences.
Grandson of Jacques Cartier, member of the Quebec Legislative Assembly (1804-09);
great-uncle of Antoine-Paul Cartier, member of the Quebec Legislative Assembly (1892-97);
and nephew by marriage of Louis-Édouard Hubert, member of the Quebec Legislative Assembly (1800-04) and of Ovide Perrault, member of the Quebec Legislative Assembly (1834-37).
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 2070 Days (5 years, 8 months, 1 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Montreal East, Quebec Liberal-Conservative 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. Defeated
Provencher, Manitoba Died in office. Liberal-Conservative 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
Montreal East, Quebec Liberal-Conservative 1867.09.20 During the general election of 1867, elections in the constituencies were held at various times between 1867-08-07 and 1867-09-20. Elected

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PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal-Conservative 1867.09.20 - 1873.05.20

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Militia and Defence Died in office. 1867.07.01 - 1873.05.20

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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative Quebec 1867.09.01 - 1873.05.20
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ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Beauharnois Quebec 1871.07.01 - 1873.05.20
Montréal-Est Quebec 1867.09.01 - 1871.06.30
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AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Quebec 1867.09.01 - 1873.05.20
Military Service


Military OrganizationFunctionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Fils de la liberté Served during the Rebellion of 1837. Partook in the Battle of Saint-Denis in November 1837. 1837.09 - 1838
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • Discours de Sir George Cartier, baronnet / accompagnés de notices par Joseph Tassé ....
    Montréal : E. Senécal & fils; 1893. vii, 817 p.


Songs

  • Avant tout je suis Canadien.
    [S.l. : s.n.; s.d.].

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours! : romance patriotique sur un air / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; transcription et accompagnement par Ernest Gagnon.
    Nouv. éd. Québec : [E. Gagnon]; 1912. 1 partition ([5] p.)


^ Multiple Authors Songs

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] : chant patriotique / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle.
    St-Hyacinthe, Québec : Bonne Chanson; 1953. 1 partition ([2] p.)

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle.
    Montréal : J.G. Yvon, éditeur & importateur; [1903?]. 1 partition ([4] p.)

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle.
    Montréal : A.J. Boucher, [19--]. 1 partition ([2] p.)

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle.
    Montréal : J.G. Yvon, éditeur & importateur; [1901-1908]. 1 partition ([2] p.)

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle; accompagnement de Fréd. Pelletier.
    Montréal : J.E. Belair, éditeur et imprimeur de musique; [1913]. 1 partition ([4] p.)

  • O Canada, mon pays mes amours [musique] : chant patriotique / paroles de Georges-Etienne Cartier; musique de Jean-Baptiste Labelle.
    Éd. nouv. Montréal : Propriété de A.J. Boucher; [entre 1905 et 1924]. 1 partition ([4] p.)

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