BELCOURT, The Hon. Napoléon Antoine, P.C., K.C., LL.M., LL.D.
Picture of BELCOURT, The Hon. Napoléon Antoine, P.C., K.C., LL.M., LL.D.

Source: Personnel of the Senate and House of Commons, eighth Parliament of Canada, elected June 23, 1896 : Portraits and biographies of the members. Montreal : J. Lovell & son, 1898.
Date of Birth ( 1860.09.15
Place of Birth: Toronto, Canada West
Deceased Date ( 1932.08.07 (71 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Lawyer
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 13194 Days (36 years, 1 month, 15 days)
^ Senate
Senatorial DivisionPolitical Affiliation at NominationTerm ( on the advice of
Ottawa, Ontario Liberal 1907.11.22 - 1932.08.07 Laurier, Wilfrid
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (
Ottawa (City of), Ontario Resignation. Called to the Senate. Liberal 1904.11.03 Elected
Ottawa (City of), Ontario Liberal 1900.11.07 Elected
Ottawa (City of), Ontario Liberal 1896.06.23 Elected
Ottawa (City of), Ontario Liberal 1891.03.05 Defeated

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (
Liberal 1896.06.23 - 1932.08.07

^ Offices and Roles as a Parliamentarian
Speaker of The House of Commons

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Speaker of the House of Commons 1904.03.10 - 1905.01.10

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Family Ties in Parliament
RelativeNameDate of BirthDate of Death
Father-in-law Shehyn, Joseph
1829.11.09 1918.07.14
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

  • Le français dans l'Ontario.
    Montréal : [s.n.]; 1912. 8 pgs.

  • French in Ontario .
    Ottawa : Imprimerie du 'Droit'; 1915. 9 p.

  • National unity .
    Ottawa : Le Droit; 1923. 7 p.

  • Regulation 17 ultra vires; argument of Hon. N.A. Belcourt before the Supreme Court of Ontario, November 2nd, 1914.
    [Ottawa : Le Droit; 1914?]. 18 p.

  • L'unité nationale au Canada : étude.
    Ottawa : A. Bureau et frères; 1908. 13 p.

Chapters in Books

  • Préface.
    In : Saint-Pierre, Arthur. Ce que je pense sur... Montréal : Éditions de la Bibliothèque canadienne enrg; 1927. p.[7]-9.


  • Conflit des races.
    Almanach de la langue française. Deuxième année:68-73 1917.

  • Le désarmement.
    Canadian Forum. 1:136-8 fév. 1921.

  • French Canada under Confederation .
    The Canadian Historical Association/La Société historique du Canada. Report of the Annual meeting/Rapport annuel de la Société. 6(1):29-38 1927.

  • French in Ontario.
    University Magazine. 9 pgs. Dec. 1912.

  • French policy.
    Canadian Forum. 2:557-8 March 1922.

  • The status of the French language in Canada.
    The Canadian Bar Review. 2(3):170-180 1924.


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