Dugald Stewart (politician)
|Member of the Canadian Parliament
|Preceded by||John Drew Sperry|
|Succeeded by||William Duff|
December 5, 1862|
Upper Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia
|Died||November 7, 1932
Bridgewater, Nova Scotia
Born in Upper Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia, the son of John Sprott Stewart and Sarah J. Archibald, Stewart was educated at Pictou Academy and Dalhousie College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1886. Stewart was principal of Shelburne County Academy from 1897 to 1898. He then studied medicine at the New York University School of Medicine, receiving an M.D. in 1892. After graduating, he settled in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia and started a medical practice. Stewart married Dora H. Kelley in 1892.
He was elected to the Town Council of Bridgewater in 1901 and was mayor for four successive terms from 1907 to 1910. He was elected to the House of Commons for the electoral district of Lunenburg in the 1911 federal election. A Conservative, he did not run in the 1917 election and was defeated when he ran in the 1921 election.
He died in Bridgewater at the age of 69.
- Dugald Stewart (politician) – Parliament of Canada biography
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- Johnson, J.K. (1968). The Canadian Directory of Parliament 1867-1967. Public Archives of Canada.
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