26th General Assembly of Prince Edward Island
The 26th General Assembly of Prince Edward Island was in session from March 4, 1874 to July 1, 1876. It was the first assembly after Prince Edward Island became a Canadian province. The majority party was the Conservative Party led by James Colledge Pope. After Pope resigned to run for a federal seat, Lemuel Owen became party leader.
There were three sessions of the 26th General Assembly:
|1st||March 4, 1874||April 28, 1874|
|2nd||March 18, 1875||April 27, 1875|
|3rd||March 16, 1876||April 29, 1876|
Cornelius Howatt was elected speaker.
- elected to federal seat
- appointed to Canadian Senate
- resigned seat
- ran unsuccessfully for federal seat