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Memorable Manitobans: Senators of Manitoba

Senator

Entered

Left

Residence

Arthur Lucien Beaubien (1879-1971)

29 January 1940

1 February 1969

Provencher

Aime Benard (1873-1938)

3 September 1917

8 January 1938

St. Boniface

Thomas Alfred Bernier (1844-1909)

27 October 1892

30 December 1908

St. Boniface

Charles Arkoll Boulton (1841-1899)

10 December 1889

15 May 1899

Marquette

Patricia Bovey

27 October 2016

 

Winnipeg

George Henry Bradbury (1859-1925)

17 December 1917

6 September 1925

Selkirk

JoAnne Buth

6 January 2012

10 August 2014

Winnipeg

Sharon Carstairs

15 September 1994

17 October 2011

Winnipeg

Maria Chaput

12 December 2002

9 February 2016

Winnipeg

Noe Chevrier (1846-1911)

18 January 1909

9 October 1911

Winnipeg

Thomas Alexander Crerar (1876-1975)

18 August 1945

31 May 1966

Churchill

John Caswell Davis (1888-1953)

25 January 1949

25 October 1953

Winnipeg

Ronald J. Duhamel (1938-2002)

15 January 2002

30 September 2002

Winnipeg

Douglas Donald Everett (1927-2018)

8 November 1966

20 January 1994

Fort Rouge

Robert Forke (1860-1934)

30 December 1929

2 February 1934

Brandon

Raymonde Gagné

1 April 2016

 

Winnipeg

Marc-Amable Girard (1822-1892)

13 December 1871

12 September 1892

St. Boniface

Joseph-Philippe Guay (1915-2001)

23 March 1978

4 October 1990

St. Boniface

James Campbell Haig (1910-1980)

15 June 1962

29 December 1977

Winnipeg

John Thomas Haig (1877-1962)

14 August 1935

17 January 1962

Winnipeg

John Power Howden (1879-1959)

18 April 1945

4 November 1959

St. Boniface

Olive Lillian Irvine (1895-1969)

14 January 1960

1 November 1969

Lisgar

Duncan James Jessiman (1923-2006)

26 May 1993

5 June 1998

Winnipeg

Janis G. Johnson

27 September 1990

27 September 2016

Gimli

John Nesbitt Kirchhoffer (1848-1914)

16 December 1892

22 December 1914

Selkirk

Richard H. Kroft

11 June 1998

24 September 2004

Winnipeg

Alphonse Alfred Clermont LaRivière (1842-1925)

23 October 1911

1 September 1917

Provencher

Lendrum McMeans (1859-1941)

26 July 1917

13 September 1941

Winnipeg

William Craig McNamara (1904-1984)

7 October 1970

8 August 1979

Winnipeg

Marilou McPhedran

27 October 2016

 

Winnipeg

Gildas Laurent Molgat (1927-2001)

7 October 1970

28 February 2001

Ste-Rose

John Patrick Molloy (1873-1948)

6 October 1925

16 March 1948

Provencher

Henry Alfred Mullins (1861-1952)

14 August 1935

5 September 1950

Marquette

Nathan “Nate” Nurgitz (1934-2019)

3 October 1979

9 February 1993

Winnipeg North

Charles Dufferin “Duff” Roblin (1917-2010)

23 March 1978

17 June 1992

Winnipeg

Frederick Laurence Schaffner (1855-1935)

23 October 1917

22 May 1935

Souris

John Christian Schultz (1841-1896)

23 September 1882

1 July 1888

Winnipeg

William Henry Sharpe (1868-1942)

10 February 1916

19 April 1942

Manitou

Calvin Murray Sinclair

2 April 1916

31 January 2021

Winnipeg

Mira Spivak

17 November 1986

12 July 2009

Winnipeg

Terry Stratton

25 March 1993

16 March 2013

Winnipeg

John Sutherland (1821-1899)

13 December 1871

13 April 1899

Kildonan

Gunnar Solmundur Thorvaldson (1901-1969)

29 January 1958

2 August 1969

Winnipeg South

William Michael Wall (1911-1962)

28 July 1955

7 July 1962

Winnipeg

Robert Watson (1853-1929)

29 January 1900

19 May 1929

Portage la Prairie

Finlay McNaughton Young (1852-1916)

30 January 1900

15 February 1916

Killarney

Paul Yuzyk (1913-1986)

4 February 1963

9 July 1986

Fort Garry

Rodney Anthony Allan “Rod” Zimmer (1942-2016)

2 August 2005

2 August 2013

Winnipeg

See also:

Governors of Red River Settlement (1812-1870)

Judges of Manitoba (1870-present)

Legislative Assemblies of Manitoba (1870-present)

Legislative Council of Manitoba (1871-1876)

Lieutenant-Governors of Manitoba (1870-present)

Manitoba Centennial Medals (1970)

Manitoba Members of Parliament (1870-present)

Manitoba Recipients of the Order of Canada

Manitoba Recipients of the Order of Manitoba

Manitoba Senators (1870-present)

Mayors of Brandon (1882-present)

Mayors of Winnipeg (1874-present)

Manitoba Order of the Buffalo Hunt

Manitoba Order of the Crocus

Police Chiefs of Winnipeg (1874-present)

Chiefs of Manitoba Provincial Police (1870-1932)

Premiers of Manitoba (1870-present)

Speakers of the Manitoba Legislature (1871-present)

Sources:

A Senate we can live with,” Winnipeg Free Press, 18 March 2016.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 3 September 2022

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