Rodolphe Laflamme

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Rodolphe Laflamme
Rodolphe Laflamme.jpg
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Jacques Cartier
In office
1872–1878
Preceded by Guillaume Gamelin Gaucher
Succeeded by Désiré Girouard
Personal details
Born Toussaint-Antoine-Rodolphe Laflamme
(1827-05-15)15 May 1827
Montreal, Lower Canada
Died 7 December 1893(1893-12-07) (aged 66)
Montreal, Quebec
Political party Liberal

Toussaint-Antoine-Rodolphe Laflamme, PC (15 May 1827 – 7 December 1893), was a French-Canadian lawyer, professor of law and politician. He was a partner in a prominent Montreal, Quebec law firm, and was known for his support of the Liberal party. He was from 1872 to 1878 a member of parliament in the Canadian House of Commons, and served as the Minister of Inland Revenue, and then the Minister of Justice in the administration of Alexander Mackenzie.

Family[edit]

His daughter Lady Jetté, married, in 1862, Sir Louis-Amable Jetté, K.C.M.G., a Justice of the Superior Court of Quebec, and Lieutenant-Governor of Quebec. She was born March 27, 1841 and educated in Montreal.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Morgan, Henry James Types of Canadian women and of women who are or have been connected with Canada : (Toronto, 1903) [1]
Political offices
Preceded by
Felix Geoffrion
Minister of Inland Revenue
1876-1877
Succeeded by
Joseph Édouard Cauchon
Preceded by
Edward Blake
Minister of Justice
1877-1878
Succeeded by
James McDonald