James L. McPherson

James L. McPherson (March 29, 1881 – January 3, 1951) was a Canadian politician. He was born at Leaswater, Ontario.[1]

James L. McPherson
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta
In office
Preceded byArchie Matheson
Succeeded byMichael Ponich
In office
Personal details
Born(1881-03-29)March 29, 1881
Leaswater, Ontario
DiedJanuary 3, 1951(1951-01-03) (aged 69)
Ryley, Alberta
Political partySocial Credit

He was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1935 to 1948,[2] representing the Alberta Social Credit Party. He served on the Social Credit Board following the 1937 Social Credit backbenchers' revolt. He died in Ryley, Alberta in 1951.[3]


  1. ^ The Canadian parliamentary guide: Guide parlementaire canadien - Pierre G. Normandin - Google Books. Retrieved 2012-09-14 – via Google Books.
  2. ^ "Election results for Vegreville, 1935". Archived from the original on 2010-12-08.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  3. ^ "Dr. McPherson Dies In Ryley", Edmonton Journal, January 3, 1951, pg. 24