Pierre Benoit (MLA)

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Pierre Benoit
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec for Napierville
In office
Succeeded by Laurent-David Lafontaine
Personal details
Born (1824-04-30)30 April 1824
Longueuil, Lower Canada
Died 26 August 1870(1870-08-26) (aged 46)
Napierville, Quebec
Political party Liberal

Pierre Benoit (30 April 1824 – 26 August 1870) was a member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec.

He practised his profession as a notary in Saint-Rémi, Quebec from 1846 to 1861. He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada for Napierville in a by-election in 1862, representing the Parti rouge; he was defeated in 1863.

He was elected to the first Legislative Assembly of Quebec in the 1867 general election for the Quebec Liberal Party in Napierville. He died in office.