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History of Federal Ridings since 1867



WEYBURN, Saskatchewan (1917 - 1949)


See:ASSINIBOIA (Saskatchewan)(1908 - 1988)
QU'APPELLE (Saskatchewan)(1908 - 1968)
REGINA (Saskatchewan)(1908 - 1935)

S.C. 1914, c.51

The electoral district of Weyburn, bounded as follows:- Commencing at the south boundary of the province of Saskatchewan where it is intersected by the meridian between the tenth and eleventh ranges west of the second meridian; thence northerly along the said meridian between the tenth and eleventh ranges west of the second meridian to the north boundary of the fifteenth townships; thence westerly along the north boundary of the fifteenth townships to the meridian between the twenty-first and twenty-second ranges west of the second meridian; thence southerly along the said meridian between the twenty-first and twenty-second ranges west of the second meridian to the south boundary of the province of Saskatchewan; thence easterly along the said south boundary of the province of Saskatchewan to the point of commencement. The said electoral district of Weyburn shall return one member.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
13 1917/12/17 THOMPSON, Richard Frederick Farmer  accl.   Uni L-C 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
14 1921/12/06 MORRISON, John Farmer  6,635 72.32% Prog. 
THOMPSON, Richard Frederick Farmer  2,539 27.68% Cons. 

S.C. 1924, c.63

WEYBURN consisting of townships one (1) to sixteen (16) inclusive, in ranges eleven (11) to sixteen (16) inclusive, and townships one (1) to fifteen (15) inclusive, in ranges seventeen (17) to twenty-one (21) inclusive, west of the second meridian, together with Indian Reserve 76.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
15 1925/10/29 YOUNG, Edward James Farmer  4,807 53.85% Lib. 
MORRISON, John Farmer  2,162 24.22% Prog. 
HILLIAR, Thomas Henry Barrister  1,957 21.92% Cons. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
16 1926/09/14 YOUNG, Edward James Farmer  6,068 63.47% Lib. 
MORRISON, John Farmer  3,493 36.53% Prog. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
17 1930/07/28 YOUNG, Edward James Farmer  7,259 50.36% Lib. 
MORLEY, John Rennie Lumberman  5,723 39.70% Cons. 
MCMANUS, James Hamilton Veterinary surgeon  1,433 9.94% Prog. 

S.C. 1933, c.54

WEYBURN consisting of townships one (1) to fifteen (15) inclusive, in ranges ten (10) to twenty (20) inclusive, west of the second meridian; townships one (1) to ten (10) inclusive, in range twenty-one (21), west of the second meridian, and townships sixteen (16), in ranges ten (10) to sixteen (16) inclusive, west of the second meridian.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
18 1935/10/14 DOUGLAS, Thomas Clement (Tommy) Clergyman  7,280 45.00% CCF 
YOUNG, Edward James Farmer  6,979 43.14% Lib. 
BEISCHEL, George Implement dealer  1,557 9.62% Comm. 
FLETCHER, Morton Allison Farmer  362 2.24% S.C. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
19 1940/03/26 DOUGLAS, Thomas Clement (Tommy) Clergyman  8,509 52.10% CCF 
METHERAL, Thomas Niddrie Farmer  7,554 46.25% Lib. 
HILTON, John Harrison Company manager  269 1.65% UR 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
20 1945/06/11 MCKAY, Eric Bowness Teacher  8,174 48.50% CCF 
METHERAL, Thomas Niddrie Farmer  5,962 35.37% Lib. 
VENNARD, Elwood Haig Active service  1,739 10.32% P.C. 
THAUBERGER, Joseph A. Farmer  980 5.81% S.C. 

The electoral district was abolished in 1949.


See:ASSINIBOIA (Saskatchewan)(1908 - 1988)
MOOSE MOUNTAIN (Saskatchewan)(1949 - 1968)
QU'APPELLE (Saskatchewan)(1908 - 1968)


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