♂ David McPherson

Record
42540 · 10476
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 100%
 
Nova Scotia 3 3 0
Birth Death Lived Died in office
1 August 1832
(190 years 2 months ago)
12 August 1914
(108 years 1 month ago)
82 years No
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
Nova Scotia
Days years months days
5,154 14 1 12
Days years months days
5,154 14 1 12
Days years months days
0 0 0 0
Electoral history
→ 3 recorded electoral participations
→ 4 electoral path points
 
→ 7 known challengers:
 
Adam B. Crosby  m 
George E. Faulkner  m 
Robert E. Finn  m 
Michael E. Keefe  m 
George Mitchell  m  (2 runoffs)
John F. Stairs  m 
William B. Wallace  m 
 
Provincial
Ass.: 32
Nova Scotia Halifax County
20 April 1897 Age:
64
→ New to this legislature
General 2/6 LIB 54.18% 5,307 of 29,387 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Loser > PC 48.53% 4,754 (-553) Miner T. Foster  m 
ID: 17931(F) — 6 Feb 2022 21:47 ET Service: 4 years 5 months 11 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 33
Nova Scotia Halifax County
2 October 1901 Age:
69
Re-elected incumbent
General 1/6 LIB 53.67% 5,049 of 28,223 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Loser > PC 50.03% 4,707 (-342) Adam B. Crosby  m  ( 42 )
ID: 17953(F) — 14 Sep 2021 21:12 ET Service: 4 years 8 months 17 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 34
Nova Scotia Halifax County
30 June 1906 Age:
73
Re-elected incumbent
General 1/6 LIB 57.70% 5,550 of 28,856 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Loser > PC 45.98% 4,423 (-1,127) G.M. Campbell  m 
ID: 17984(F) — 14 Sep 2021 21:09 ET Service: 4 years 11 months 14 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 35
Nova Scotia Halifax County
14 June 1911 Age:
78
Incumbent did not run in this election Exit from legislature →
General  
Successor > LIB 53.22% 6,142 of 34,622 Fulton J. Logan  m  ( 53 )
ID: 18013(F) — 14 Sep 2021 21:05 ET
→ 1 online biographical reference
 
Lg  Hyperlink  Retrieved on
EN The Legislative Assembly of Nova Scotia 1758-1983: a biographical directory: McPherson, David (p. 149) 21 June 2020
Rev.: 21 Jun 2020 @ 17:01 ET
Gen.: 05 Oct 2022 @ 12:11 ET