Percy John Rowe

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Percy John Rowe
Member of Parliament
for Athabaska
In office
1935–1940
Preceded by Percy Griffith Davies
Succeeded by Joseph Miville Dechene
Personal details
Born (1893-11-18)November 18, 1893
Bowmanville, Ontario
Died January 26, 1978(1978-01-26) (aged 84)
Lakeview, Ontario
Political party Social Credit Party of Canada
Profession accountant

Percival "Percy" John Rowe (November 18, 1893 – January 26, 1978) was an accountant and a Canadian federal politician. He was born in Bowmanville, Ontario.

Rowe ran for the Canadian House of Commons as a candidate from the Social Credit Party of Canada. He was elected by a comfortable margin defeating 3 other candidates. He would leave the Social Credit party and run for the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation in the 1940 Canadian federal election and be defeated finishing a distant 3rd place by Liberal candidate Joseph Miville Dechene and Social Credit Member of Parliament William Hayhurst who had previously represented the Vegreville riding. He died in Lakeview, Ontario in 1978.

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