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The Eighth Canadian Ministry was the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Sir Wilfrid Laurier. It governed Canada from 11 July 1896 to 5 October 1911, including all of the 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th Canadian Parliaments. The government was formed by the Liberal Party of Canada.

8th Canadian Ministry
8e conseil des ministres du Canada
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8th ministry of Canada
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Date formed11 July 1896
Date dissolved6 October 1911
People and organisations
Monarch
Governor GeneralMarquess of Aberdeen
Earl of Minto
Earl Grey
Prime MinisterWilfrid Laurier
Member partyLiberal Party of Canada
Opposition partyConservative Party (historical)
Opposition leader
History
Election(s)1896, 1900, 1904, 1908
Legislature term(s)
Predecessor7th Canadian Ministry
Successor9th Canadian Ministry

Contents

The CabinetEdit

Offices not of the CabinetEdit

Controller of Customs

Controller of Inland Revenue

Solicitor General of Canada

ReferencesEdit

  • Government of Canada. "Eighth Ministry". Guide to Canadian Ministries since Confederation. Privy Council Office. Retrieved 2010-07-01.

SuccessionEdit

Ministries of Canada
Preceded by
7th Canadian Ministry
8th Canadian Ministry
1896–1911
Succeeded by
9th Canadian Ministry