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BURK, Harvey William
Picture of BURK,  Harvey William
Studio:
William James Topley
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, PA 033612
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1822
Place of Birth: Darlington Township, Upper Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 1907.10.13 (85 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Farmer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 2021 Days (5 years, 6 months, 13 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
Durham West, Ontario Resignation. To allow Edward Blake to run for office. Liberal 1878.09.17 Elected
Durham West, Ontario Liberal 1874.04.07
(By-Election)
Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
Liberal 1874.04.07 - 1879.10.18

^ Committees - House of Commons
Committee membership is shown below by session. All members who served on a committee at any time during a session are listed.

CommitteeRoleDuring Session
Special Committee to take into consideration the transfer by the Dominion to the Ontario Government of the River Trent and Newcastle District Navigation and Canal Works Member 4th Parl., 1st Session (1879.02.13 - 1879.05.15)
Standing Committee on Expiring Laws Member 4th Parl., 1st Session (1879.02.13 - 1879.05.15)
Standing Committee on Immigration and Colonization Member 4th Parl., 1st Session (1879.02.13 - 1879.05.15)
Standing Committee on Railways, Canals and Telegraph Lines Member 4th Parl., 1st Session (1879.02.13 - 1879.05.15)

Municipal Political Experience
MunicipalityLocal GovernmentFunctionMandate
Darlington Township,
Ontario
Regional Government Reeve 1873 - 1874
Darlington Township,
Ontario
Regional Government Councillor 1869 - 1874
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Son-in-law Hughes, Samuel
(M.P.)
1853.01.08 1921.08.24

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