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ARSENAULT, The Hon. Joseph Octave
Picture of ARSENAULT, The Hon. Joseph Octave

Source: The Centre for Acadian Research of Prince Edward Island, The Centre for Acadian Research of P.E.I. Fund, 1.18
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1828.08.05
Place of Birth: Cascumpeque, Prince Edward Island
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1897.12.14 (69 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Farmer, merchant, teacher
Notes: First Acadian from Prince Edouard Island appointed to the Senate. (Source: Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online)

Father of Aubin-Edmond, Prince Edouard Island Premier (1917-1919) and of Joseph-FĂ©lix, Member of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edouard Island (1897-1904)

Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 1031 Days (2 years, 9 months, 27 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Appointed on the advice of
Prince Edward Island, Prince Edward Island Conservative (1867-1942) 1895.02.18 - 1897.12.14 Bowell, Mackenzie
^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative (1867-1942) 1895.02.18 - 1897.12.14

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Provincial / Territorial Political Experience
^ Provincial / Territorial Political Affiliation
Political AffiliationProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Conservative Prince Edward Island 1867 - 1895.04.21
^ Provincial / Territorial Constituency
ConstituenciesProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Prince 3rd District Prince Edward Island 1867 - 1895.02
^ Provincial / Territorial Assembly
AssemblyProvince / TerritoryTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Legislative Assembly Prince Edward Island 1867 - 1895.02
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Prince Edward Island

ResponsibilityTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Member of the Executive Council 1879.03.11 - 1895.04.21
Member of the Executive Council 1873.07.25 - 1876.09.04

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