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HANSON, The Hon. Richard Burpee, P.C., K.C., B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
Picture of HANSON, The Hon. Richard Burpee, P.C., K.C.,  B.A., LL.B., LL.D.
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Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1879.03.20
Place of Birth: Bocabec, New Brunswick, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1948.07.14 (69 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Barrister
Party Leader:
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 7155 Days (19 years, 7 months, 2 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick National Government 1940.03.26 Elected
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1935.10.14 Defeated
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1930.07.28 Elected
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1926.09.14 Elected
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1925.10.29 Elected
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1921.12.06 Elected
York--Sunbury, New Brunswick Conservative (1867-1942) 1921.05.28
(By-Election)
Elected

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PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
National Government 1940.03.26 - 1945.06.10
Conservative (1867-1942) 1921.05.28 - 1935.10.13

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Minister

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Minister of Trade and Commerce 1934.11.17 - 1935.10.22

Leader of the Official Opposition

PortfolioTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Leader of the Official Opposition (acting) 1940.05.14 - 1943

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Conservative (1867-1942)

RoleTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Party Leader 1940.05.14 - 1941.11.11 (acting)
Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Fredericton,
New Brunswick
Municipal Government Mayor 1918 - 1920
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