Laurier (electoral district)

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Laurier was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1935 to 1988.

It was created in 1933 from parts of Laurier—Outremont and Saint-Denis ridings. It was abolished in 1987 when it was redistributed into Laurier—Sainte-Marie, Outremont, Rosemont and Saint-Henri—Westmount ridings.

The riding was re-created in 2003, and renamed Laurier—Sainte-Marie in 2004.

Members of Parliament[edit]

This riding elected the following Members of Parliament:

  1. Ernest Bertrand, Liberal (1935–1949)
  2. Eugène Lefrançois, Liberal (1949–1957)
  3. Lionel Chevrier, Liberal (1957–1964)
  4. Fernand Leblanc, Liberal (1964–1979)
  5. David Berger, Liberal (1979–1988)

Election results[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1935
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Ernest Bertrand 12,998
Independent Liberal David Rochon 6,454
Conservative Omer Langlois 4,913
Reconstruction Georges Mayrand 3,018
Canadian federal election, 1940
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Ernest Bertrand 21,069
National Government Donat Larivée 4,072
Canadian federal election, 1945
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Ernest Bertrand 22,520
Bloc populaire Émile-Dostaler O'Leary 5,145
Co-operative Commonwealth Jean-J. Beauchamp 1,924
Progressive Conservative Louis-Marcel Jr. Lymburner 1,910
Canadian federal election, 1949
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Ernest Bertrand 15,578
Independent Jacques Sauriol 2,845
Progressive Conservative Edward Auerback 1,735
Co-operative Commonwealth Pierre Archambault 782
By-election on 24 October 1949

Bertrand accepted an office of emolument under the Crown, 24 August 1949

Party Candidate Votes
Liberal J.-Eugène Lefrançois 10,164
Labor–Progressive Pierre Gélinas 713
Canadian federal election, 1953
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal J.-Eugène Lefrançois 12,648
Progressive Conservative Claude Nolin 4,642
Co-operative Commonwealth Amédée Jasmin 376
Labor–Progressive Jeannette Brunelle 364
Canadian federal election, 1957
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Lionel Chevrier 11,336
Progressive Conservative René Duranleau 5,321
Independent Liberal Armand Ouellette 712
Labor–Progressive Henri Gagnon 342
Co-operative Commonwealth Guy Ouellette 270
Canadian federal election, 1958
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Lionel Chevrier 10,125
Progressive Conservative Paul Leclair 8,915
Co-operative Commonwealth Guy Ouellette 741
Canadian federal election, 1962
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Lionel Chevrier 8,255
Progressive Conservative Albert Guilbeault 5,466
Social Credit Liliane Vien-Beaudet, 1,419
New Democratic A.-René Tremblay 1,360
Canadian federal election, 1963
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Lionel Chevrier 8,059
Social Credit Gilles Caouette 4,282
Progressive Conservative Albert Guilbeault 3,245
New Democratic Paul Massé 2,379
By-election on 10 February 1964

Chevrier resigned, 27 December 1963

Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Fernand Leblanc 5,349
Ralliement créditiste Gilles Caouette 2,232
Progressive Conservative J. René Paquin 1,866
New Democratic Gérard Picard 688
Unknown André Goulet 216
Canadian federal election, 1965
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Fernand Leblanc 7,032
Progressive Conservative Gérard Locas 2,251
New Democratic Jean-Jacques Danis 1,925
Ralliement créditiste J.-Alfred Lévesque 1,704
Canadian federal election, 1968
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Fernand Leblanc 10,040
Independent Hubert Falardeau 4,402
Progressive Conservative Julius Briskin 2,827
New Democratic Gaston Mckenty 843
Ralliement créditiste Joseph-Wilfrid Banville 695
Independent Marcel Landry 480
Canadian federal election, 1972
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Fernand Leblanc 10,936
Social Credit J.-A. Lévesque 3,789
Progressive Conservative Raymond Trottier 3,320
New Democratic Jean-Paul Guay 2,290
Independent Jeannette Walsh 155
Independent David Keith Orton 132
Canadian federal election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal Fernand Leblanc 10,085
Progressive Conservative Bernard Paradis 3,310
New Democratic Roger Gauthier 1,646
Social Credit Guy Lévesque 1,582
Independent Fernand Boubou Boucher 246
Marxist–Leninist Christiane Robidoux 182
Communist Jeanette Walsh 100
Canadian federal election, 1979
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal David Berger 17,366
Social Credit Gérard Baillarger 3,250
Progressive Conservative Yvon Lanthier 2,790
Rhinoceros Chatouille Sonia Coté 2,673
New Democratic Jean-Pierre Bourdouxhe 1,934
Union populaire Lucie Desrosiers 299
Communist Guy Desautels 179
Marxist–Leninist Bernard Deslières 118
Canadian federal election, 1980
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal David Berger 16,201
Rhinoceros Sonia Chatouille Coté 3,067
New Democratic Jean-Pierre Bourdouxhe 2,216
Progressive Conservative Marc Legris 1,572
Social Credit Edmond-Louis Girard 534
Independent Louise Baillargeon 346
Communist Claire Durand 107
Independent André Frappier 102
Union populaire Lucien Tremblay 95
Marxist–Leninist Bernard Deslières 63
Canadian federal election, 1984
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal David Berger 9,302
Progressive Conservative Roland Gagné 7,720
New Democratic Jean-Pierre Juneau 4,595
Rhinoceros François Yo Gourd 3,247
Parti nationaliste Jean Saint-Amour 906
Green Robert Silverman 751
Social Credit Gilles Coté 194
Communist Brian O'Keefe 130
Commonwealth of Canada Jean Langevin 53

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