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History of Federal Ridings since 1867



QUEEN'S, Prince Edward Island (1904 - 1968)


See:EAST PRINCE (Prince Edward Island)(1896 - 1904)
EAST QUEEN'S (Prince Edward Island)(1896 - 1904)
WEST QUEEN'S (Prince Edward Island)(1896 - 1904)

S.C. 1903, c.60

The county of Queen's shall form an electoral district, to be called the electoral district of Queen's and shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
10 1904/11/03 MCLEAN, Angus Alexander Lawyer  4,522 26.19% Cons. 
MARTIN, Alexander Farmer  4,367 25.29% Cons. 
PROWSE, Lemuel Ezra Merchant  4,286 24.82% Lib 
WARBURTON, Alexander Bannerman Lawyer  4,094 23.71% Lib 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
11 1908/10/26 PROWSE, Lemuel Ezra Merchant  4,290 25.62% Lib 
WARBURTON, Alexander Bannerman Lawyer  4,196 25.06% Lib 
MCLEAN, Angus Alexander Lawyer  4,145 24.76% Cons. 
MARTIN, Alexander Farmer  4,113 24.56% Cons. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
12 1911/09/21 MCLEAN, Angus Alexander Lawyer  4,392 26.41% Cons. 
NICHOLSON, Donald Tobacco manufacturer  4,308 25.90% Cons. 
WARBURTON, Alexander Bannerman Lawyer  4,016 24.15% Lib 
PROWSE, Lemuel Ezra Merchant  3,915 23.54% Lib 

S.C. 1914, c.51

The county of Queens shall form and constitute the electoral district of Queens, and shall return one member.

Provided that if the British North America Act, 1867, should be amended by the Parliament of the United Kingdom, in accordance with the address of both Houses of the Parliament of Canada in that behalf, passed at the present session, immediately upon the Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom amending the said British North America Act, 1867, in accordance with such address, coming into force, there shall be in the province of Prince Edward Island three electoral districts defined as follows:-

The County of Queens shall form and constitute the electoral district of Queens and shall return two members.

S.C. 1915, c.19

The county of Queens shall form and constitute the electoral district of Queens, and shall return one member.

Provided that if The British North America Act, 1867, should be so amended as to entitle the province of Prince Edward Island to four members then there shall be in the province of Prince Edward Island three electoral districts defined and entitled to return members as follows:-

The county of Queens shall form and constitute the electoral district of Queens, and shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
13 1917/12/17 NICHOLSON, Donald Tobacco manufacturer  5,435 25.32% Union 
SINCLAIR, John Ewen Farmer  5,377 25.05% Opp 
MARTIN, Alexander Farmer  5,374 25.04% Union 
WARBURTON, Alexander Bannerman Lawyer  5,276 24.58% Opp 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
14 1921/12/06 SINCLAIR, John Ewen Farmer  7,367 24.20% Lib 
MACKINNON, Donald Alexander Barrister  6,824 22.42% Lib 
MYERS, John Howard   6,017 19.77% Cons. 
MCKINNON, Donald Barrister  5,808 19.08% Cons. 
BROWN, Picton Simons Hotel-keeper  2,537 8.34% Lab 
JONES, John Walter Farmer  1,883 6.19%

S.C. 1924, c.63

QUEENS consisting of the county of Queens, which shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
15 1925/10/29 JENKINS, Robert Harold Merchant  8,167 26.87% Lib 
MESSERVY, John Albert Manufacturer  7,432 24.45% Cons. 
SINCLAIR, John Ewen Farmer  7,400 24.35% Lib 
MCKINNON, Donald Barrister  7,392 24.32% Unknown 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
16 1926/09/14 JENKINS, Robert Harold Merchant  9,006 26.58% Lib 
SINCLAIR, John Ewen Farmer  8,625 25.46% Lib 
MESSERVY, John Albert Merchant  8,124 23.98% Cons. 
MYERS, John Howard Farmer  8,123 23.98% Cons. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
17 1930/07/28 MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Trader  9,310 26.05% Cons. 
MYERS, John Howard Farmer  9,178 25.68% Cons. 
JENKINS, Robert Harold Investor  8,767 24.53% Lib 
MACMILLAN, Cyrus Minister of Fisheries  8,482 23.73% Lib 

S.C. 1933, c.54

QUEENS consisting of the county of Queens, which shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
18 1935/10/14 LARABEE, J. James Merchant  10,326 27.54% Lib 
SINCLAIR, Peter Farmer  10,303 27.48% Lib 
MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Trader  7,767 20.71% Cons. 
MYERS, John Howard Farmer  7,262 19.37% Cons. 
HUGHES, Bernard H. Insurance agent  1,004 2.68% Rec 
INGS, Earl Farmer  836 2.23% Rec 

By-Election:   On Mr. Larabee's acceptance of an office of emolument under the Crown, 18-12-1935.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1935/12/30 DUNNING, Charles Avery Minister of Finance  accl.   Lib 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
19 1940/03/26 MACMILLAN, Cyrus Educationalist  10,511 26.88% Lib 
DOUGLAS, James Lester Produce exporter  10,411 26.63% Lib 
HYNDMAN, John Orlebar Insurance broker  9,206 23.54% Na Gov 
MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Broker  8,974 22.95% Na Gov 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
20 1945/06/11 DOUGLAS, James Lester Produce exporter  9,570 24.78% Lib 
MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Broker  9,253 23.96% P.C. 
MACLEAN, John Angus Active service  9,213 23.86% P.C. 
MACMILLAN, Cyrus Educationalist  9,125 23.63% Lib 
BRADLEY, Leo James Clerk  868 2.25% CCF 
CALLAGHAN, Allan Joseph Student  589 1.53% CCF 

S.C. 1947, c.71

QUEENS consisting of the county of Queens, which shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
21 1949/06/27 MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Broker  10,657 25.67% P.C. 
DOUGLAS, James Lester Produce exporter  10,652 25.66% Lib 
MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  10,016 24.13% P.C. 
MILLER, Cecil Allan Farmer  9,742 23.47% Lib 
HOUSTON, Lorne Ellsworth Farmer  444 1.07% CCF 

By-Election:   On Mr. Douglas' death, 30-9-1950

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1951/06/25 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  9,540 51.22% P.C. 
MILLER, Cecil Allen Farmer  9,087 48.78% Lib 

S.C. 1952, c.48

QUEENS consisting of the county of Queens, which shall return two members.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
22 1953/08/10 MATHESON, Neil Alexander Editor  10,351 25.64% Lib 
MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  10,086 24.98% P.C. 
MILLER, Cecil Allan Farmer  9,991 24.75% Lib 
MCLURE, Winfield Chester Scott Broker  9,946 24.63% P.C. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
23 1957/06/10 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  11,597 27.86% P.C. 
MACQUARRIE, Heath Political scientist  10,651 25.58% P.C. 
MATHESON, Neil Alexander Newspaperman  9,725 23.36% Lib 
MILLER, Cecil A. Farmer  9,406 22.59% Lib 
MACLEOD, Murdoch Farmer  254 0.61% CCF 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
24 1958/03/31 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  13,969 32.66% P.C. 
MACQUARRIE, Heath Political scientist  13,480 31.51% P.C. 
REID, Ernest D. Produce dealer  7,787 18.20% Lib 
CAMPBELL, J.O.C. Lawyer  7,540 17.63% Lib 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
25 1962/06/18 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  12,117 26.91% P.C. 
MACQUARRIE, Heath Political scientist  11,590 25.74% P.C. 
LEWIS, Ira C. Farmer  9,372 20.81% Lib 
GILLIS, Allison M. Lawyer  9,356 20.77% Lib 
MACISAAC, Leo P. Farmer  1,403 3.12% N.D.P. 
INMAN, Wilfred N. Photographer  1,197 2.66% N.D.P. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
26 1963/04/08 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  11,666 27.45% P.C. 
MACQUARRIE, Heath Political scientist  11,608 27.31% P.C. 
LEWIS, Ira Farmer  9,257 21.78% Lib 
GILLIS, Allison M. Barrister  9,144 21.51% Lib 
MACLEAN, Alexander Foreman  567 1.33% N.D.P. 
ARSENAULT, Leonard E. Shipper  264 0.62% N.D.P. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
27 1965/11/08 MACLEAN, John Angus Farmer  12,588 28.20% P.C. 
MACQUARRIE, Heath Political scientist  12,305 27.57% P.C. 
MACGUIGAN, Mark Law professor  9,626 21.57% Lib 
JONES, B.B. Farmer  9,143 20.48% Lib 
MACLEAN, Alexander Vehicle dispatcher  670 1.50% N.D.P. 
MACFARLANE, Douglas Farmer  303 0.68% N.D.P. 

The electoral district was abolished in 1968.


See:CARDIGAN (Prince Edward Island)(1968 - )
HILLSBOROUGH (Prince Edward Island)(1968 - 2004)
MALPEQUE (Prince Edward Island)(1968 - )


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