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St. Antoine (French: Saint-Antoine) was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1892 to 1935.

St. Antoine
Quebec electoral district
Defunct federal electoral district
LegislatureHouse of Commons
District created1892
District abolished1933
First contested1896
Last contested1930

This riding was created in 1892 from parts of Montreal West riding. It consisted initially of St. Antoine ward in the city of Montreal. In 1914, it was defined to consist of St. Andrew's and St. Joseph wards in the city of Montreal.

The electoral district was abolished in 1933 when it was redistributed into Saint-Henri, Saint-Antoine—Westmount and St. Lawrence—St. George ridings.

Members of ParliamentEdit

This riding elected the following Members of Parliament:

Parliament Years Member Party
St. Antoine
Riding created from Montreal West
8th  1896–1900     Thomas George Roddick Conservative
9th  1900–1904
10th  1904–1908 Herbert Ames
11th  1908–1911
12th  1911–1917
13th  1917–1921     Government (Unionist)
14th  1921–1924     Walter George Mitchell Liberal
 1924–1925 William James Hushion
15th  1925–1926     Leslie Gordon Bell Conservative
16th  1926–1930
17th  1930–1935
Riding dissolved into St. Henry, Saint-Antoine—Westmount
and St. Lawrence—St. George

Election resultsEdit

1896 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Thomas George Roddick 3,077
Liberal Robert MacKay 2,904
1900 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Thomas George Roddick 2,879
Liberal Robert MacKay 2,792
1904 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Herbert Ames 3,342
Liberal P. Lyall 2,692
1908 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Herbert Ames 3,538
Liberal Robert Cooper Smith 2,676
1911 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Herbert Ames 4,677
Liberal Milton Lewis Hersey 2,668
1917 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Government (Unionist) Herbert Ames 5,663
Opposition (Laurier Liberals) William James Hushion 2,549
1921 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Walter George Mitchell 9,056
Conservative William Gillies Ross 5,274

By-election: On Mr. Mitchell's resignation, 14 May 1924

By-election on 2 September 1924
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal William James Hushion 4,792
Conservative William Massey Birks 4,003
1925 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Leslie Gordon Bell 6,433
Liberal William James Hushion 5,927
1926 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Leslie Gordon Bell 6,605
Liberal John Jennings Creelman 6,159
1930 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Conservative Leslie Gordon Bell 7,192
Liberal William James Hushion 5,185

See alsoEdit

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