Marion Kelts

Marion Arthur Kelts (April 30, 1890 – April 1, 1971) was a provincial politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1959 to 1963 sitting with the Social Credit caucus in government.

Marion Arthur Kelts
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta
In office
June 18, 1959 – June 17, 1963
Preceded byJames Sims
Succeeded byDistrict abolished
Personal details
Born(1890-04-30)April 30, 1890
Dora, Minnesota[1]
DiedApril 1, 1971(1971-04-01) (aged 80)
Stettler, Alberta
Political partySocial Credit

Political careerEdit

Kelts ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature as a Social Credit candidate in the 1959 Alberta general election in the Acadia-Coronation electoral district. He won the hotly contested three-way race defeating incumbent James Sims.[2]

Kelts did not run for a second term in office and retired at dissolution of the assembly in 1963.


  1. ^ Normandin, P.G.; Normandin, A.L. (1965). Guide Parlementaire Canadien. P.G. Normandin. ISSN 0315-6168. Retrieved December 14, 2014.
  2. ^ "Acadia-Coronation results 1959". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved June 9, 2010.

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