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Alfred Goulet (June 5, 1875 – March 17, 1961) was a Canadian businessman and political figure in Ontario. He represented Russell in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1922 to 1923 and Russell in the House of Commons of Canada from 1925 to 1945 as a Liberal member.

Alfred Goulet
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Russell
In office
1925–1945
Preceded byCharles Murphy
Succeeded byJoseph-Omer Gour
Ontario MPP
In office
1922–1923
Preceded byDamase Racine
Succeeded byAurélien Bélanger
ConstituencyRussell
Personal details
Born(1875-06-05)June 5, 1875
Wendover, Ontario, Canada
DiedMarch 17, 1961(1961-03-17) (aged 85)
Political partyLiberal
Spouse(s)
Florendie Sirois (m. 1896)
OccupationBusinessman

He was born in Wendover, Ontario in 1875, the son of Godfrey Goulet and Maximilienne Boyer,[1] and studied at the University of Ottawa. He married Florendie Sirois in 1896. He owned a general store. Goulet served on the council for Clarence Township and was township reeve. He was elected to the Ontario assembly in a 1922 by-election held after the death of Damase Racine and was elected to the federal parliament in 1925.

ReferencesEdit

  • Histoire des Comtes Unis de Prescott et de Russell, L. Brault (1963) (in French)
  • Canadian Parliamentary Guide, 1937, AL Normandin
  1. ^ Johnson, J.K. (1968). The Canadian Directory of Parliament 1867-1967. Public Archives of Canada.

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