York Mills (electoral district)

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York Mills
Ontario electoral district
Defunct provincial electoral district
Legislature Legislative Assembly of Ontario
District created 1963
District abolished 1996
First contested 1963
Last contested 1995
Demographics
Census divisions Toronto
Census subdivisions Toronto

York Mills was a provincial riding in Ontario, Canada. It was created prior to the 1963 provincial election from the northern part of York East and eliminated in 1996, when its territory was incorporated into the riding of Don Valley West.

Members of Provincial Parliament[edit]

Parliament Years Member Party
Created from York East riding in 1963
27th 1963–1967     Dalton Bales Progressive Conservative
30th 1967–1971
29th 1971–1975
30th 1975–1977     Bette Stephenson Progressive Conservative
31st 1977–1981
32nd 1981–1985
33rd 1985–1987
34th 1987–1990     Brad Nixon Liberal
35th 1990–1995     David Turnbull Progressive Conservative
36th 1995–1999
Sourced from the Ontario Legislative Assembly[1]
Merged into Don Valley West riding after 1999

Election results[edit]

Ontario general election, 1963
Party Candidate Votes[2] Vote %
    Conservative Dalton Bales 16,423 57.5
    Liberal James Ditson Service 7,989 28.0
    New Democrat Douglas Peterson 4,166 14.6
Total 28,578
Ontario general election, 1967
Party Candidate Votes[3] Vote %
    Conservative Dalton Bales 22,328 49.6
    Liberal Barnett Danson 16,352 36.3
    New Democrat Audrie Tucker 6,327 14.1
Total 45,007
Ontario general election, 1971
Party Candidate Votes[4][nb 1] Vote %
    Conservative Dalton Bales 40,037 58.7
    Liberal Don Brill 18,148 26.6
    New Democrat Mike Morrone 10,047 14.7
Total 68,232
Ontario general election, 1975
Party Candidate Votes[5] Vote %
    Conservative Bette Stephenson 17,921 45.7
    Liberal Bruce Bone 14,077 35.9
    New Democrat Allan Millard 7,252 18.5
Total 39,250
Ontario general election, 1977
Party Candidate Votes[6] Vote %
    Conservative Bette Stephenson 21,656 58.3
    Liberal Wilfred Caplan 9,614 25.9
    New Democrat Allan Millard 5,071 13.7
    Independent Donald Gordon 462 1.2
Libertarian Scott Bell 332 0.9
Total 37,135
Ontario general election, 1981
Party Candidate Votes[7] Vote %
    Conservative Bette Stephenson 20,858 65.8
    Liberal Isadore Weinberg 5,630 17.8
    New Democrat David Crisp 3,936 12.4
Libertarian Scott Bell 1,276 4.0
Total 31,700
Ontario general election, 1985
Party Candidate Votes[8] Vote %
    Conservative Bette Stephenson 18,010 47.9
    Liberal Gunner Torvais 10,110 26.9
    New Democrat Gord Doctorow 6,925 18.4
Libertarian Scott Bell 2,517 6.7
Total 37,562
Ontario general election, 1987
Party Candidate Votes[9] Vote %
    Liberal Brad Nixon 14,228 47.3
    Conservative Gordon Chong 11,979 39.9
    New Democrat Steve Shorter 3,267 10.9
Libertarian Joe Kyriakakis 585 1.9
Total 25,954
Ontario general election, 1990
Party Candidate Votes[10] Vote %
    Conservative David Turnbull 13,037 44.6
    Liberal Brad Nixon 10,382 35.5
    New Democrat Marcia McVea 4,889 16.7
Green Janet Creory 577 2.0
Libertarian Mary-Anne Sikamea 354 1.2
Total 29,239
Ontario general election, 1995
Party Candidate Votes[11] Vote %
    Conservative David Turnbull 18,852 63.6
    Liberal David MacNaughton 7,318 24.7
    New Democrat Lesley Durham 2,930 9.9
Libertarian Mark Meschino 223 0.8
    Natural Law Debbie Weberg 173 0.6
Green Marion Wyse 157 0.5
Total 29,653

References[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ 346 out of 356 polls reporting.

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ For a listing of each MPP's Queen's Park curriculum vitae see below:
    • For Dalton Bales' Legislative Assembly information see "Dalton Arthur Bales, MPP". Parliamentary History. Toronto: Legislative Assembly of Ontario. 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
    • For Bette Stephenson's Legislative Assembly information see "Bette M. Stephenson, MPP". Parliamentary History. Toronto: Legislative Assembly of Ontario. 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
    • For John Nixon's Legislative Assembly information see "John Bradford Nixon, MPP". Parliamentary History. Toronto: Legislative Assembly of Ontario. 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
    • For David Turnbull's Legislative Assembly information see "David Turnbull, MPP". Parliamentary History. Toronto: Legislative Assembly of Ontario. 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-14. 
  2. ^ Canadian Press (1963-09-26). "Who Won Which Seats In P.C.s Ontario Sweep". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. p. 20. 
  3. ^ Canadian Press (1967-10-18). "Provincial election results in Metro ridings". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. p. 66. 
  4. ^ Canadian Press (1971-10-22). "Here's who won on the Metro ridings". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. p. 12. 
  5. ^ Canadian Press (1975-09-19). "Results from the 29 ridings in Metro". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. p. A18. 
  6. ^ Canadian Press (1977-06-10). "How they voted in Metro area". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. p. A10. 
  7. ^ Canadian Press (1981-03-20). "Election results for Metro Toronto ridings". The Windsor Star. Windsor, Ontario. p. 22. Retrieved 2012-09-04. 
  8. ^ Canadian Press (1985-05-03). "The night the Tories tumbled; riding by riding results". Ottawa Citizen. Toronto. p. 43. Retrieved 2012-09-04. 
  9. ^ "How Metro-Area Voted". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. 1987-09-11. p. A12. 
  10. ^ "How Metro-Area Voted". The Toronto Daily Star. Toronto. 1990-09-07. p. A10. 
  11. ^ "Summary of Valid Ballots by Candidate". Elections Ontario. 1995-06-08. Retrieved 2012-09-04.