Norfolk (electoral district)

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Norfolk was a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1904 to 1925. It was located in the province of Ontario. This riding was first created in 1903 from Norfolk North and Norfolk South ridings.

It consisted of the county of Norfolk.

The electoral district was abolished in 1924 when it was merged into Norfolk—Elgin riding.

It was recreated in 1933, again consisting of the county of Norfolk.

The electoral district was abolished in 1966 when it was merged into Norfolk—Haldimand riding.

Electoral history[edit]

Canadian federal election, 1904: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Conservative TISDALE, Hon. David 3,336
  Liberal DOULY, Hal B. 3,150


Canadian federal election, 1908: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Conservative MCCALL, Alexander 3,456
  Liberal DONLY, Hal B. 3,030


Canadian federal election, 1911: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal CHARLTON, William Andrew 3,179
  Conservative MCCALL, Alexander 3,061


Canadian federal election, 1917: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Government CHARLTON, William Andrew 4,544
  Opposition WALLACE, John Alexander 3,258


Canadian federal election, 1921: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive WALLACE, John Alexander 6,205
  Conservative SUTTON, William 5,451


Canadian federal election, 1935: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal TAYLOR, William Horace 7,623
  Conservative TISDALE, David Edgett 4,390
Reconstruction ENGLISH, Samuel Sandford 2,113
  Co-operative Commonwealth STEWART, Alexdander Charles 285


Canadian federal election, 1940: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal TAYLOR, William Horace 9,230
     National Government PRATT, Arthur Clarence 5,894


Canadian federal election, 1945: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Progressive Conservative BARRETT, Theobald Butler 7,505
  Liberal HONEY, Wilton Erwin 6,699
  Co-operative Commonwealth WALLACE, John Alexander 1,599


Canadian federal election, 1949: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal ANDERSON, Raymond Elmer 9,280
  Progressive Conservative BARRETT, Theobald Butler 7,067
  Co-operative Commonwealth JAMES, William Ernest Stanl 1,180


Canadian federal election, 1953: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal ANDERSON, Raymond Elmer 8,475
  Progressive Conservative BIRDSALL, Charles Wellington 6,747
  Co-operative Commonwealth JAMES, William E.S. 621
Labor–Progressive MARKS, Helen 193


Canadian federal election, 1957: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Progressive Conservative KNOWLES, John Evans 10,885
  Liberal ANDERSON, Raymond Elmer 7,711
Social Credit LEONARD, Wesley Weekes 690


Canadian federal election, 1958: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Progressive Conservative KNOWLES, J. Evans 12,369
  Liberal ANDERSON, Raymond E. 7,347


Canadian federal election, 1962: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal ROXBURGH, John Maxwell 10,882
  Progressive Conservative KNOWLES, J. Evans 9,092
  New Democratic Party FOLEY, Hugh 1,216
Social Credit DICKSON, Edwin Herbert 464


Canadian federal election, 1963: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal ROXBURGH, Jack M. 10,862
  Progressive Conservative KNOWLES, J. Evans 10,115
  New Democratic Party PADYK, Leonard 1,156
Social Credit JUDD, James W. 594


Canadian federal election, 1965: Norfolk
Party Candidate Votes
  Liberal ROXBURGH, Jack M. 9,833
  Progressive Conservative KNOWLES, Evans 9,724
  New Democratic Party STACHNYK, Myron 1,532
Social Credit TRISKA, William 319

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