Benjamin Thomas Hyde

Benjamin Thomas Hyde (July 7, 1884[1] – March 29, 1982)[2] was an English-born political figure in Saskatchewan. He represented Morse from 1938 to 1944 in the Legislative Assembly of Saskatchewan as a Liberal.

He was born in Bloxham, the son of Albert Hyde and Roda Carter, and was educated in Oxfordshire. Hyde came to Canada in 1904. In 1908, he married a Miss Bell. Hyde served as reeve of the local municipal council. He lived in Eskbank, Saskatchewan.[1] Hyde was defeated by Sidney Merlin Spidell when he ran for reelection to the provincial assembly in 1944.[3]

He died in Burnaby, British Columbia, in 1982.[4]


  1. ^ a b Normandin, A L (1943). Canadian Parliamentary Guide.
  2. ^ "Members of the Legislative Assembly, Saskatchewan" (PDF). Saskatchewan Archives Board. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-12-27. Retrieved 2012-03-31.
  3. ^ "Saskatchewan Election Results By Electoral Division" (PDF). Saskatchewan Archives Board. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-11-12. Retrieved 2012-03-27.
  4. ^ British Columbia, Canada, Death Index, 1872-1990