Louis Coderre

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Hon.
Louis Coderre
Louis Coderre.jpg
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Hochelaga
In office
Preceded by Louis-Alfred-Adhémar Rivet
Succeeded by Esioff-Léon Patenaude
Personal details
Born (1865-11-01)November 1, 1865
St-Ours, Canada East
Died March 29, 1935(1935-03-29) (aged 69)
Political party Conservative
Cabinet Secretary of State of Canada (1912-1915)
Minister of Mines (1913-1915)

Louis Coderre, PC (November 1, 1865 – March 29, 1935) was a Canadian politician.

Born in St Ours, Canada East, he was a lawyer before being elected to the Canadian House of Commons in the Quebec riding of Hochelaga in the 1908 federal election. A Conservative, he was re-elected in 1911. From 1912 to 1915, he was the Secretary of State of Canada and the Minister of Mines from 1913 to 1915.