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Chicoutimi—Saguenay

Chicoutimi—Saguenay was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1867 to 1925.

Chicoutimi—Saguenay
Quebec electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
District created1867
District abolished1924
First contested1867
Last contested1921

It was created by the British North America Act, 1867, and was amalgamated into the Chicoutimi and Lake St. John electoral districts in 1924.

Members of ParliamentEdit

This riding elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
Chicoutimi—Saguenay
1st  1867–1872     Pierre-Alexis Tremblay Liberal
2nd  1872–1874 William Evan Price
3rd  1874–1878     Ernest Cimon Conservative
4th  1878–1882
5th  1882–1887 Jean Alfred Gagné
6th  1887–1891     Paul Couture Independent
7th  1891–1892     Paul Vilmond Savard Liberal
 1892–1896     Louis de Gonzague Belley Conservative
8th  1896–1900     Paul Vilmond Savard Liberal
9th  1900–1904     Joseph Girard Conservative
10th  1904–1908
11th  1908–1911
12th  1911–1917     Independent Conservative
13th  1917–1921     Edmond Savard Opposition (Laurier Liberals)
14th  1921–1925     Liberal
Riding dissolved into Chicoutimi and Lake St. John

Election resultsEdit

1867 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Pierre Alexis Tremblay acclaimed
1872 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal William Evan Price 955
Conservative Jean Alfred Gagné 887
1874 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Ernest Cimon 1,145
Unknown Mr. Hudon 743
1878 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Ernest Cimon 1,453
Conservative Jean Alfred Gagné 1,158
1882 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Jean Alfred Gagné 1,773
Unknown L.N. Catellier 657
1887 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Independent Paul Couture 1,209
Conservative Jean Alfred Gagné 1,122
Nationalist V.M. Martin 590
1891 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Paul Vilmond Savard 1,927
Conservative Sir Adolphe-Philippe Caron 1,804

By-election: On Mr. Savard being unseated

By-election on 16 August 1892
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Louis de Gonzague Belley acclaimed
1896 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Paul Vilmond Savard 3,059
Conservative Louis de Gonzague Belley 1,973
1900 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Girard 3,130
Liberal Paul Vilmond Savard 2,852
1904 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Girard 4,448
Independent Edmond Savard 2,857
1908 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Joseph Girard 4,618
Unknown Joseph Routhier 4,349
1911 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Independent Conservative Joseph Girard 3,798
Liberal Benjamin Alexandre Scott 2,523
Independent Elzéar Boivin 1,989
Independent Elzéar Lévesque 1,531
1917 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Opposition (Laurier Liberals) Edmond Savard 11,002
Government (Unionist) Joseph Girard 971
1921 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Edmond Savard 19,427
Conservative Joseph Girard 4,728
Independent Simon Lapointe 2,975

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