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Marquette was a federal electoral district in Manitoba, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1871 to 1979.

This riding was created in 1871 following the creation of the province of Manitoba in 1870.

It was abolished in 1976 when it was redistributed into Brandon—Souris, Dauphin and Portage—Marquette ridings.

Election resultsEdit

By-election: As a result of Manitoba joining Confederation, 15 July 1870

By-election on 2 March 1871
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal James S. Lynch 282
Conservative Angus McKay 282

double member constituency in 1871

1872 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Robert Cunningham 393
Conservative John Norquay 115
Liberal James S. Lynch 71
Unknown Pascal Breland 5
1874 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Robert Cunningham 393
Liberal Joseph O'Connell Ryan 351

By-election: During trial of election petition, 25 August 1874 Ryan was declared the sitting member, as a result of the scrutiny of votes.

By-election on 25 August 1874
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Joseph O'Connell Ryan 351
Liberal Robert Cunningham 329
1878 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal–Conservative Sir John A. Macdonald acclaimed

By-election: On Mr. Macdonald being appointed Prime Minister of Canada, 16 October 1878. Macdonald chose to run in another riding in his ministerial by-election.

By-election on 30 November 1878
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Joseph O'Connell Ryan acclaimed
1882 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Robert Watson 1,074
Conservative E. McDonald 886
1887 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Robert Watson 2,148
Conservative Charles Arkoll Boulton 2,090
1891 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal WATSON, Robert 2,265
Conservative BOYD, Nathaniel 2,219

By-election: On Mr. Watson's resignation

By-election on 15 July 1892
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative BOYD, Nathaniel acclaimed
1896 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, W.J. 1,533
Liberal ASHDOWN, J.H. 1,466
Patrons of Industry MARSHALL, G.A.I.A. 472
1900 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, William James 2,809
Liberal THOMPSON, J.W. 2,387
1904 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, W.J. 2,594
Liberal HEAD, Sampson Leslie 2,521
1908 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, William James 3,285
Liberal JACKSON, Malcolm Bruce 2,715
1911 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, William James 3,409
Liberal GRIERSON, George Allison 3,283

By-election: On Mr. Roche being appointed Secretary of State for Canada, 10 October 1911

By-election on 27 October 1911
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative ROCHE, Hon. W.J. acclaimed
1917 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Government (Unionist) CRERAR, Hon. Thomas Alexander 8,672
Opposition (Laurier Liberals) HAMILTON, Frederick Charles 1,152
1921 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive CRERAR, Hon. Thomas Alexander 9,873
Independent DYER, Hugh Marshall 4,307
Liberal STUBBS, Lewis St. George 553
1925 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative MULLINS, Henry Alfred 4,219
Progressive STEVENSON, Charles Stuart 4,084
Liberal IVERACH, William 1,665
1926 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal–Progressive GLEN, James Allison 7,327
Conservative MULLINS, Henry Alfred 6,235
1930 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative MULLINS, Henry Alfred 8,663
Liberal–Progressive GLEN, James Allison 5,979
1935 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal–Progressive GLEN, James Allison 6,850
Conservative PEDEN, Robert 5,010
Co-operative Commonwealth BROWN, John Brownlee 3,877
1940 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal–Progressive GLEN, James Allison 7,027
Independent EWBANK, James Wilson 5,259
National Government PEDEN, Robert 4,545
1945 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal GLEN, Hon. James Allison 6,367
Co-operative Commonwealth EWBANK, James Wilson 5,098
Progressive Conservative WEBB, Alfred Oliver 5,062

By-election: On Mr. Glen's resignation, 4 November 1948

By-election on 20 December 1948
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal GARSON, Hon. Stuart Sinclair 7,421
Co-operative Commonwealth KEATING, Bessie 2,974
1949 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal GARSON, Hon. Stuart Sinclair 10,144
Progressive Conservative JACKSON, James 4,016
Co-operative Commonwealth KEATING, Bessie 2,984
1953 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal GARSON, Hon. Stuart Sinclair 9,900
Progressive Conservative BATES, Ernest Arthur 4,676
Social Credit CLINK, David Lyall 3,509
1957 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative MANDZIUK, Nicholas 9,695
Liberal GARSON, Stuart Sinclair 7,190
Social Credit NEVIN, William 3,959
Co-operative Commonwealth BATTERS, Melvin James 1,288
1958 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative MANDZIUK, Nicholas 14,748
Liberal KINNEY, David Arthur 5,598
Co-operative Commonwealth SOTAS, Michael J. 1,572
Social Credit NEVIN, William 993
1962 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative MANDZIUK, Nick 11,366
Liberal HUSTON, Harris 6,494
Social Credit MCKEAND, Jim 2,256
New Democratic BARBER, Stuart 1,553
1963 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative MANDZIUK, Nick 11,729
Liberal HUSTON, Harris 6,709
Social Credit DONOVAN, Walter 2,036
New Democratic SOTAS, Michael J. 981
1965 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative MANDZIUK, Nick 10,613
Liberal USICK, Rudy 6,424
New Democratic ANTONATION, Michael S. 1,724
Social Credit MCKEAND, J.D. 1,623
1968 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative STEWART, Craig 12,706
Liberal CLEMENT, Rod 9,183
New Democratic ANTONATION, Michael S. 3,651
Independent DONOVAN, Walter 593
1972 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative STEWART, Craig 16,155
New Democratic HOUSTON, Ken 4,917
Liberal LACHTER, Sidney N. 4,572
1974 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive Conservative STEWART, Craig 15,933
Liberal LYTLE, Allan 4,498
New Democratic LELOND, Maude A. 3,094
Independent MORRISON, Kenneth B. 286

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