Charles Bazinet

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Charles Bazinet
Charles Bazinet.jpg
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Joliette
In office
Preceded byUrbain Lippé
Succeeded byJoseph Adélard Dubeau
Personal details
Born(1845-07-20)July 20, 1845
Joliette, Canada East
DiedMarch 3, 1916(1916-03-03) (aged 70)
Political partyLiberal

Charles Bazinet (July 20, 1845 – March 3, 1916[1]) was a Canadian politician who served in the House of Commons of Canada.

Born in Joliette, Canada East and educated at the Collège de Joliette, Bazinet was a lumber merchant by occupation and owned a sawmill. In 1867, he married Marie Philomene Courtois.[2] He was first elected to the House of Commons for the electoral district of Joliette in the 1896 federal election. A Liberal, he was re-elected in 1900. Bazinet also served as mayor of St-Jean-de-Matha.[1]