2nd Canadian Ministry

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The Second Canadian Ministry was the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Alexander Mackenzie. It governed Canada from 7 November 1873 to 8 October 1878, including the last two months of the 2nd Canadian Parliament as well as all of the 3rd. The government was formed by the Liberal Party of Canada.

Ministries[edit]

Photograph taken in 1874 of Alexander Mackenzie, the prime minister who led the 2nd Canadian Ministry.
  • Minister of the Interior
    • 7 November 1873 – 6 October 1876: David Laird
    • 7 October 1876 – 23 October 1876: Richard William Scott (Acting)
    • 24 October 1876 – 8 October 1878: David Mills
  • President of the Privy Council
    • 7 November 1873 – 19 January 1874: Vacant
    • 20 January 1874 – 8 October 1875: Lucius Seth Huntington
    • 9 October 1875 – 6 December 1875: Vacant
    • 7 December 1875 – 7 June 1877: Joseph Édouard Cauchon
    • 8 June 1877 – 17 January 1878: Dominick Edward Blake
    • 18 January 1878 – 8 October 1878: Vacant
  • Registrar General of Canada
    • 7 November 1873 – 8 October 1878: The Secretary of State of Canada (Ex officio)
      • 7 November 1873 – 8 January 1874: David Christie
      • 9 January 1874 – 8 October 1878: Richard William Scott
  • Minister without Portfolio
    • 7 November 1873 – 13 February 1874: Dominick Edward Blake
    • 7 November 1873 – 8 January 1874: Richard William Scott

References[edit]

  • Government of Canada. "Second Ministry". Guide to Canadian Ministries since Confederation. Privy Council Office. Retrieved 1 July 2010. 

Succession[edit]

Preceded by
1st Canadian Ministry
Canadian Ministries
1873–1878
Succeeded by
3rd Canadian Ministry