♂ George Armstrong

Record
1402 · 14435
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 17%
 
Manitoba 6 1 5
Armstrong was in prison when elected in 1920.
Birth Death Lived Died in office
17 April 1870
(152 years 4 months ago)
13 February 1956
(66 years 6 months ago)
85 years 9 months No
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
Manitoba
Days years months days
748 2 0 18
Days years months days
0 0 0 0
Days years months days
748 2 0 18
Electoral history
→ 6 recorded electoral participations
→ 6 electoral path points
 
→ 69 known challengers:
 
Victor B. Anderson  m 
Alfred J. Andrews  m 
Constantine H. Andrusyshen  m 
James A. Barry  m 
Beatrice A. Brigden  f 
Duncan Cameron  m  (3 runoffs)
George F. Chipman  m 
William J. Christie  m 
Richard W. Craig  m 
Harriet S. Dick  f 
Frederick J. Dixon  m  (4 runoffs)
William J. Donovan  m 
John K. Downes  m 
Bernard B. Dubienski  m 
Árni Eggertsson  m 
William S. Evans  m  (2 runoffs)
Seymour J. Farmer  m  (2 runoffs)
Edward B. Fisher  m 
Charles H. Forrester  m 
Walter J. Fulton  m 
John T. Haig  m  (3 runoffs)
Thomas G. Hamilton  m 
Martha J.R. Hample  f 
Hannes M. Hannesson  m 
H.P. Albert Hermanson  m 
Marcus Hyman  m 
William Ivens  m  (3 runoffs)
Robert Jacob  m  (2 runoffs)
Richard J. Johns  m 
Thomas H. Johnson  m  (2 runoffs)
Clarence G. Keith  m 
Huntly D.B. Ketchen  m 
Frederick W. Law  m 
George H. Lawrence  m 
James Lightfoot  m 
Robert N. Lowery  m 
Jessie M.M. Maclennan  f 
William J. Major  m 
H. Ralph Maybank  m 
Frederick J.G. McArthur  m 
John S. McDiarmid  m 
Daniel McLean  m 
William R. Milton  m 
Edward W. Montgomery  m 
William C. Morden  m  (2 runoffs)
Leslie T. Morris  m 
Thomas J. Murray  m 
Charles K. Newcombe  m 
William L. Parrish  m 
Jacob Penner  m 
Matthew Popovitch  m 
William A. Pritchard  m 
George W. Prout  m 
Arthur W. Puttee  m 
John Queen  m  (3 runoffs)
John Y. Reid  m 
F. Edith Rogers  f  (2 runoffs)
Francis W. Russell  m 
Robert B. Russell  m 
James Simpkin  m 
John Stovel  m 
Arthur Sullivan  m 
R. Wesley B. Swail  m 
Frederick G. Tipping  m 
William V. Tobias  m 
Walter H. Trueman  m 
William J. Tupper  m  (2 runoffs)
Leoni S. Warde  m 
James Winning  m 
 
Provincial
Ass.: 13
Manitoba Winnipeg West
11 July 1910 Age:
40
Defeated but would be elected to this legislature
General 3/3 SOC 4.59% 246 of 5,362 Elig.: 6,352 Parti.: 84.41%
Winner > LIB 48.08% 2,578 (+2,332) Thomas H. Johnson  m  ( 40 )
ID: 36980(F) — 28 Jul 2021 15:24 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 14
Manitoba Winnipeg Centre B
10 July 1914 Age:
44
Defeated but would be elected to this legislature
General 3/3 LAB 5.86% 928 of 15,825 Elig.: 18,501 Parti.: 85.54%
Winner > IND 51.85% 8,205 (+7,277) Frederick J. Dixon  m  ( 33 )
ID: 37030(F) — 28 Jul 2021 15:24 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 15
Manitoba Winnipeg Centre B
6 August 1915 Age:
45
Defeated but would be elected to this legislature
General 3/3 SDP 8.65% 804 of 9,295 Elig.: 13,373 Parti.: 69.51%
Winner > IND 69.32% 6,443 (+5,639) Frederick J. Dixon  m  ( 34 )
ID: 37082(F) — 20 Mar 2022 11:48 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 16
Manitoba Winnipeg
29 June 1920 Age:
50
→ New to this legislature
General 8/41 SOC 5.83% 2,767 of 47,427 Elig.: 62,255 Parti.: 76.18%
Loser > SOC 3.24% 1,535 (-1,232) Robert B. Russell  m  ( 31 )
  Post-Election...
1 December 1920 > 50 SOC ILP Changed allegiance
ID: 37184(F) — 28 Jul 2021 15:24 ET Service: 2 years 0 month 18 days (Oppo.)
Provincial
Ass.: 17
Manitoba Winnipeg
18 July 1922 Age:
52
Defeated incumbent Exit from legislature →
General 12/43 ILP 2.87% 1,273 of 44,328 Elig.: 61,662 Parti.: 71.89%
Winner > ILP 17.98% 7,971 (+6,698) Frederick J. Dixon  m  ( 41 )
ID: 37233(F) — 5 Oct 2021 15:04 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 19
Manitoba Winnipeg
16 June 1932 Age:
62
Failed comeback to this legislature
General 22/29 SOC 1.10% 848 of 76,991 Elig.: 119,754 Parti.: 64.29%
Winner > PC 17.54% 13,507 (+12,659) William S. Evans  m  ( 62 )
ID: 37381(F) — 7 Oct 2021 10:14 ET
→ 4 online biographical references
 
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EN Manitoba Historical Society, Memorable Manitobans: George Armstrong (1870-1956) 8 June 2021
EN MLA Biographies - Deceased: Armstrong, George 8 June 2021
FR Notes biographiques des députés décédés: Armstrong, George 8 June 2021
EN Wikipedia: George Armstrong (Manitoba politician) 8 June 2021
Rev.: 26 Jun 2022 @ 11:44 ET
Gen.: 17 Aug 2022 @ 19:40 ET