Roderick Macleod (Alberta politician)
Roderick Angus Macleod (August 3, 1908 – June 8, 2004) was a provincial level politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1959 to 1963. He served in the governing Social Credit caucus representing the electoral district of Olds.
Roderick Angus Macleod
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
|Preceded by||Frederick Niddrie|
|Succeeded by||District Abolished|
|Born||August 3, 1908|
|Died||June 8, 2004(aged 95)|
|Political party||Social Credit|
Macleod ran for a seat in the Alberta Legislature in a by-election held on February 9, 1959. He easily defeated W. Anderson to hold the electoral district for Social Credit. Macleod was forced to run for re-election that same year in the 1959 Alberta general election. He was returned to his seat after defeating Progressive Conservative candidate Bruce Hanson by similar margin as the by-election.
Olds electoral district was abolished in 1963, Macleod did not re-offer in a new district.
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