♂ Joseph Howe

Record
28411 · 4914
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 100%
 
Canada 3 3 0
Howe was appointed Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia in May 1873 but he died three weeks later.
Birth Death Lived Died in office
13 December 1804
(217 years 8 months ago)
1 June 1873
(149 years 2 months ago)
68 years 5 months No
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
Canada
Days years months days
2,015 5 6 4
Days years months days
1,182 3 2 25
Days years months days
833 2 3 10
The calculations in years, months and days are approximate and might be off by a few days due to the base date used for these calculations.
Leadership roles
  Duration
# Legislature Party M Int Role Age Dates y m d
1. CA 1–2 PC 1 Minister 64–68 16 Nov 1869 — 06 May 1873 3 5 20
2. CA 1–2 PC 1 Minister 64–68 08 Dec 1869 — 06 May 1873 3 4 28
 1. Secretary of State for the Provinces
 2. Indian Affairs
Electoral history
→ 3 recorded electoral participations
→ 4 electoral path points
 
→ 1 known challenger:
 
Monson H. Goudge  m 
 
Federal
Ass.: 1
Nova Scotia Hants
7 August 1867 Age:
62
→ New to this legislature
General 1/2 ANTI 61.54% 1,530 of 2,486 Elig.: 3,070 Parti.: 80.98%
Loser > IND 38.46% 956 (-574) James King  m 
  Post-Election...
30 January 1869 > 64 ANTI PC Changed allegiance
30 January 1869 > 64 PC Vac. Resigned: Successfully ran in a ministerial by-election
ID: 17610(F) — 19 Jan 2022 07:50 ET Service: 1 year 5 months 23 days (O & G)
Federal
Ass.: 1
Nova Scotia Hants
24 April 1869 Age:
64
Re-elected to this legislature
By-Election 1/2 CONS 57.25% 1,512 of 2,641 Elig.: 3,070 Parti.: 86.03%
Loser > LIB 42.75% 1,129 (-383) Monson H. Goudge  m  ( 39 )
ID: 18434(F) — 27 Nov 2021 22:12 ET Service: 3 years 2 months 25 days (Gov't)
Federal
Ass.: 2
Nova Scotia Hants
20 July 1872 Age:
67
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/1 CONS 0.00% 0 of 0 Elig.: n/a Parti.: n/a
By acclamation  
  Post-Election...
7 May 1873 > 68 PC Vac. Resigned: To accept an appointment (judge, senator, etc.)
5 November 1873 > PC LIB His party lost power
ID: 18502(F) — 19 Jan 2022 21:34 ET Service: 0 year 9 months 17 days (G & O) Exit from legislature →
Federal
Ass.: 2
Nova Scotia Hants
5 July 1873 Age:
68
Did not run in this election Exit from legislature →
By-Election  
Successor > LIB 0.00% 0 of 0 Monson H. Goudge  m  ( 43 )
ID: 18684(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:27 ET
→ 8 online biographical references
 
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EN Canadian Encyclopedia: Joseph Howe 6 June 2020
FR Encyclopédie canadienne: Howe, Joseph 6 June 2020
EN Dictionary of Canadian Biography: Howe, Joseph 6 June 2020
FR Dictionnaire biographique du Canada: Howe, Joseph 6 June 2020
EN Parliament of Canada (ParlInfo): The Hon. Joseph Howe, P.C., M.P. 6 June 2020
FR Parlement du Canada (ParlInfo): L'hon. Joseph Howe, C.P., député 6 June 2020
EN Wikipedia: Joseph Howe 6 June 2020
FR Wikipédia: Joseph Howe 6 June 2020
Rev.: 26 Jun 2022 @ 14:13 ET
Gen.: 17 Aug 2022 @ 18:35 ET