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Georges Dionne

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Georges-Léonidas Dionne (9 September 1876 – 11 April 1946) was a Liberal party member of the House of Commons of Canada. He was born in Matane, Quebec and became a notary.

Georges L. Dionne
Member of Parliament
for Matane
In office
October 1925 – July 1930
Preceded byFrançois-Jean Pelletier
Succeeded byHenri LaRue
Personal details
BornGeorges-Léonidas Dionne
(1876-09-09)9 September 1876
Matane, Quebec, Canada
Died11 April 1946(1946-04-11) (aged 69)
Political partyLiberal
Spouse(s)Alexina Martineau
m. 4 October 1903[1]
Professionnotary

Dionne's education included studies at Rimouski Seminary and Université Laval.[1]

He was first elected to Parliament at the Matane riding in the 1925 general election then re-elected there in 1926. After completing his second term, the 16th Canadian Parliament, Dionne was defeated by Henri LaRue of the Conservatives. Dionne made an unsuccessful attempt to return to Parliament as a Reconstruction Party candidate in the 1935 federal election at Matapédia—Matane.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Normandin, A.L. (1929). Canadian Parliamentary Guide. Ottawa: Mortimer Company.

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