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Charles Frederick Houghton

Date of Birth (yyyy-mm-dd):  1839-04-26

Place of Birth:  County Kilkenny, Ireland

Deceased Date (yyyy-mm-dd):  1898-08-13 (59 years old)

Profession | Occupation:  farmer, rancher

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 298 days (9 months, 24 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Yale District Liberal Party of Canada 1871-12-19
(By-Election)
Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1871-12-19 - 1872-10-11
Committees - House of Commons

Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on Banking and Commerce Member 1st Parliament, 5th Session
(1872-04-11 - 1872-06-14)
Standing Committee of Selection Member 1st Parliament, 5th Session
(1872-04-11 - 1872-06-14)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
57th (the West Middlesex) Regiment of Foot Lieutenant 1856 - 1858
Manitoba Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1881 -  
Quebec Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1888 - 1896
British Columbia Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1873 -  
20th (the East Devonshire) Regiment of Foot Captain 1858 - 1863

Federal Political Experience

Years of Service: 298 days (9 months, 24 days)

House of Commons

Constituency Political Affiliation at Election Date of Election Result
Yale District Liberal Party of Canada 1871-12-19
(By-Election)
Elected

Parliamentary Group

Party Term
Liberal Party of Canada 1871-12-19 - 1872-10-11
Committees - House of Commons

Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

Committee Role Term
Standing Committee on Banking and Commerce Member 1st Parliament, 5th Session
(1872-04-11 - 1872-06-14)
Standing Committee of Selection Member 1st Parliament, 5th Session
(1872-04-11 - 1872-06-14)

Military Service

Military Organization Function Term (yyyy-mm-dd)
57th (the West Middlesex) Regiment of Foot Lieutenant 1856 - 1858
Manitoba Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1881 -  
Quebec Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1888 - 1896
British Columbia Militia Lieutenant-Colonel and Deputy Adjutant General 1873 -  
20th (the East Devonshire) Regiment of Foot Captain 1858 - 1863