Joseph Nestor Duguay

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Joseph Nestor Duguay
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec for Yamaska
In office
1874–1875
Preceded by Charles-Ignace Gill
Succeeded by Jonathan Saxton Campbell Würtele
Personal details
Born (1846-03-15)March 15, 1846
Baie-du-Febvre, Canada East
Died March 17, 1907(1907-03-17) (aged 61)
Baie-du-Febvre, Quebec
Political party Conservative
Relations Joseph Duguay, father

Joseph-Nestor Duguay (March 15, 1846 – March 17, 1907) was a businessman and political figure in Quebec. He represented Yamaska in the Legislative Assembly of Quebec from 1874 to 1875 as a Conservative.

He was born in Baie-du-Febvre, Canada East, the son of Joseph Duguay and Anne-Scholastique-Olive Beauchemin, and was educated at the Collège de Nicolet. Duguay was one of the pioneers of the dairy industry in the Yamaska region and owned a number of cheese-making facilities. He was married three times: to Marie-Éméline Davis in 1866, then to Marie-Nina Davis, his first wife's sister, in 1877 and finally to Émiline Lacerte in 1905. Duguay was mayor of Saint-Zéphirin-de-Courval from 1875 to 1876. He ran unsuccessfully for reelection to the Quebec assembly in 1890. Duguay died at Baie-du-Febvre at the age of 61.

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