Aurèle Lacombe

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Aurèle Lacombe
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec for Montréal-Dorion
In office
1919–1923
Preceded by Georges Mayrand
Succeeded by Ernest Tétreau
Personal details
Born (1887-01-28)January 28, 1887
Sainte-Scholastique (Mirabel), Quebec
Died March 6, 1963(1963-03-06) (aged 76)
Montreal, Quebec
Political party Labour

Aurèle Lacombe (January 28, 1887 – March 6, 1963) was a politician Quebec, Canada and a Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec (MLA).[1]

Early life[edit]

He was born on January 28, 1887 in Sainte-Scholastique, Laurentides (now part of Mirabel, Quebec). He was a union activist.

Political career[edit]

He ran as a Labor candidate in the district of Montréal-Dorion in the 1919 provincial election and won against Liberal incumbent Georges Mayrand. Lacombe kept the Labor label, but was appointed Minister without Portfolio in Alexandre Taschereau's Cabinet on September 27, 1921.

He finished second in the 1923 election and was defeated by Independent Liberal candidate Ernest Tétreau.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography". Dictionnaire des parlementaires du Québec de 1792 à nos jours (in French). National Assembly of Quebec.