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History of Federal Ridings since 1867



WINNIPEG, Manitoba (1882 - 1917)


See:SELKIRK (Manitoba)(1871 - 1979)

S.C. 1882, c.3

The electoral district of Winnipeg shall consist of the city of Winnipeg and the municipality of Fort Rouge: Provided, that any tract of land annexed to and made part of the City of Winnipeg by Act of the Legislature of Manitoba, extending the limits of that city, shall, by such extension, become part of the electoral district of Winnipeg, and detached from the electoral district of Lisgar or Provencher, as the case may be.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
5 1882/06/20 SCOTT, Thomas journalist  491 51.74% Cons. 
CONKLIN, E.G.   385 40.57% Unknown 
SMITH, W.O.   73 7.69% Unknown 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
6 1887/02/22 SCARTH, W.B. businessman  1,754 50.11% Cons. 
SUTHERLAND, Hugh   1,746 49.89% Lib 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
7 1891/03/05 MACDONALD, H.J. lawyer  2,131 56.78% Lib.-Cons. 
CAMPBELL, Isaac   1,622 43.22% Lib 

By-Election:   On Mr. Macdonald's resignation, 4-5-1893

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1893/11/22 MARTIN, Joseph lawyer  accl.   Lib 

S.C. 1892, c.11

The electoral district of the City of Winnipeg, which shall continue to be constituted as at present.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
8 1896/06/23 MACDONALD, Hon. Hugh J. lawyer  2,961 51.09% Lib.-Cons. 
MARTIN, Joseph lawyer  2,835 48.91% Lib 

By-Election:   On election being declared void, 29-3-1897

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1897/04/27 JAMIESON, R.W. lawyer  2,326 65.80% Lib 
TAYLOR, E.L.   1,209 34.20% Cons. 

By-Election:   On Mr. Jameson's death, 3-2-1899

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1900/01/25 PUTTEE, A.W. editor  2,431 50.08% Lab 
MARTIN, E.D.   2,423 49.92% Lib 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
9 1900/11/07 PUTTEE, Arthur W. editor  3,441 60.38% I Lab 
MARTIN, Ed. Daniel   2,258 39.62% Ind. 

S.C. 1903, c.60

The electoral district of the city of Winnipeg, which shall continue to be constituted as at present.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
10 1904/11/03 BOLE, D.W. druggist  4,308 44.74% Lib 
EVANS, W.S.   4,032 41.87% Cons. 
PUTTEE, Arthur W. editor  1,290 13.40% Lab 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
11 1908/10/26 HAGGART, Alexander lawyer  8,747 50.12% Cons. 
CAMERON, Douglas C.   6,729 38.55% Lib 
HOUSTON, John Donald   1,977 11.33% Soc 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
12 1911/09/21 HAGGART, Alexander lawyer  12,754 55.15% Cons. 
ASHDOWN, James Henry   8,049 34.80% Lib 
RIGG, Richard Arthur   2,325 10.05% Soc 

By-Election:   On Mr. Haggart's resignation, 11-10-1911

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1911/10/27 ROGERS, Hon. R. merchant  accl.   Cons. 

The electoral district was abolished in 1917.


See:WINNIPEG CENTRE (Manitoba)(1917 - 1925)
WINNIPEG NORTH (Manitoba)(1917 - 1997)
WINNIPEG SOUTH (Manitoba)(1917 - 1979)


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