HUGHES, The Hon. Sir Samuel, P.C., K.C.B.
Picture of HUGHES, The Hon. Sir Samuel, P.C., K.C.B.
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Source: Library and Archives Canada, C 010150
Date of Birth ( 1853.01.08
Place of Birth: Darlington, Canada West
Deceased Date ( 1921.08.24 (68 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Editor, teacher
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 10787 Days (29 years, 6 months, 13 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Victoria, Ontario Died in office. Unionist 1917.12.17 Elected
Victoria, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1911.10.27
Victoria, Ontario Resignation. Appointed Minister of Militia and Defense, October 10 1911. Liberal-Conservative 1911.09.21 Elected
Victoria, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1908.10.26 Elected
Victoria, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1904.11.03 Elected
Victoria North, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1900.11.07 Elected
Victoria North, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1896.06.23 Elected
Victoria North, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1892.02.11
Victoria North, Ontario Liberal-Conservative 1891.03.05 Defeated

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (
Unionist 1917.12.17 - 1921.08.24
Liberal-Conservative 1911.10.27 - 1917.12.16
Liberal-Conservative 1892.02.11 - 1911.10.10

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian

PortfolioTerm (
Minister of Militia and Defence Resignation. Asked to resign over a difference of opinion concerning the control and co-ordination of Canadian military interest in England. 1911.10.10 - 1916.10.12

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Military Service

Military OrganizationFunctionTerm (
Headquarters Staff Railway Intelligence Officer 1899 - 1900
45th Victoria Regiment of Militia Lieutenant-Colonel 1897.06.09 - 1898
Fenian Raids,1866-1871 Participant 1870 - 1870
Boer War, 1899-1902 Participant -
Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Stepfather Burk, Harvey William
1822 1907.10.13
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