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MCDOUGALL, The Hon. William, P.C.
Picture of MCDOUGALL, The Hon. William, P.C.
Studio:
William James Topley
© Public Domain

Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 025815
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1822.01.25
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Upper Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1905.05.29 (83 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Notes: Father of Confederation; attended the Charlottetown (Sept. 1864), Quebec (Oct. 1864) and London (Dec. 1866) conferences.
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3221 Days (8 years, 9 months, 26 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Grenville South, Ontario Liberal 1887.02.22 Defeated
Algoma, Ontario Liberal 1882.06.20 Defeated
Halton, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1878.09.17 Elected
Lanark North, Ontario 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
Lanark North, Ontario 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

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1882.06.20 -
Liberal-Conservative 1867.09.20 - 1882.06.19

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Public Works Resignation. Appointed Lieutenant-Governor of Ruperts-Land and the North West Territories, September 28, 1869. 1867.07.01 - 1869.09.27

Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Independent Liberal Ontario 1875.05.25 -
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Simcoe South Ontario 1875.05.25 - 1878.09.09
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Ontario 1875.05.25 - 1878.09.09
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