Picture of CHARLTON,  John
William James Topley
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 025825
Date of Birth ( 1829.02.03
Place of Birth: Garbuttsville, New York, United States
Deceased Date ( 1910.02.11 (81 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Businessman, farmer, lumber merchant
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 11709 Days (32 years, 21 days)
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ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1900.11.07 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1896.06.23 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1891.03.05 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1887.02.22 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1882.06.20 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1878.09.17 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1874.01.22 Elected
Norfolk North, Ontario Liberal 1872.10.12 During the general election of 1872, elections in the constituencies were held at various times between 1872-07-20 and 1872-10-12. Elected

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PartyTerm (
Liberal 1872.10.12 - 1904.11.02

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Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Charlotteville Township,
Regional Government Councillor 1856 - 1857
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Brother Charlton, William Andrew
1841.05.09 1930.11.09
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

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^ Sole Author Books

  • A brief statement of objections to the policy of imposing export duties upon saw-logs, shingle bolts and stave bolts: and a few facts pertaining to the round timber trade in Canada.
    Lynedoch, Ont. : Leader Steam-Press Printing House; 1869. 16 p.

  • John Charlton papers [manuscript].
    [Lynedoch, Ont. : s.n.]; 1881-1905. 17 vol.

  • Speeches and addresses, political, literary and religious.
    Toronto : Morang; 1905. 499 p.

Chapters in Books

  • Canadian trade relations with the United States.
    In: Canada : an encyclopedia of the country : the Canadian dominion considered in its historic relations, its natural resources, its material progress and its national development / by a corps of eminent writers and specialists ; edited by J. Castell Hopkins. Toronto : Linscott Pub. Co.; 1898-1900. vol. 1, p. 371-8.


  • American and Canadian trade relations.
    [The Forum]. p. [471]-80. [1899?].

  • Canada and imperialism.
    The Forum. p. [666]-72. Aug. 1900.

  • Reciprocity with Canada.
    [The Forum]. p. 582-93. 1902.


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