♂ J. Elmer Blanchard

Record
5308 · 5639
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 67%
 
Prince Edward Island 3 2 1
Birth Death Lived Died in office
6 March 1927
(95 years 6 months ago)
20 September 1970
(52 years ago)
43 years 6 months Yes
Personal links
Who ...is/was his Note
Jeremiah Blanchard (1859–1939) Grandfather
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
Prince Edward Island
Days years months days
1,573 4 3 20
Days years months days
1,573 4 3 20
Days years months days
0 0 0 0
Electoral history
→ 3 recorded electoral participations
→ 4 electoral path points
 
→ 2 known challengers:
 
M. Alban Farmer  m 
A. Walthen Gaudet  m 
 
Provincial
Ass.: 50
Prince Edward Island Queens 5th -- Councillor
10 December 1962 Age:
35
Defeated but will be elected to this legislature
General 2/2 LIB 45.01% 2,420 of 5,376 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Winner > PC 54.99% 2,956 (+536) M. Alban Farmer  m  ( 61 )
ID: 25812(F) — 20 Jul 2021 22:04 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 51
Prince Edward Island Queens 5th -- Councillor
30 May 1966 Age:
39
→ New to this legislature
General 1/2 LIB 52.64% 2,925 of 5,557 Elig.: 7,591 Parti.: 84.71%
Loser > PC 47.36% 2,632 (-293) A. Walthen Gaudet  m  ( 45 )
ID: 25844(F) — 20 Jul 2021 22:04 ET Service: 3 years 11 months 10 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 52
Prince Edward Island Queens 5th -- Councillor
11 May 1970 Age:
43
Re-elected incumbent
General 1/2 LIB 65.60% 4,714 of 7,186 Elig.: 8,921 Parti.: 83.77%
Loser > PC 34.40% 2,472 (-2,242) Mary McQuaid  f 
  Post-Election...
20 September 1970 > 43 LIB Vac. Died in office
ID: 25877(F) — 14 Feb 2022 22:06 ET Service: 0 year 4 months 9 days (Gov't) Exit from legislature →
Provincial
Ass.: 52
Prince Edward Island Queens 5th -- Councillor
23 November 1970 Age:
43
Deceased
By-Election  
Successor > LIB 59.99% 3,197 of 5,329 Peter A. McNeil  m  ( 53 )
ID: 25880(F) — 20 Jul 2021 22:04 ET
→ 2 online biographical references
 
Lg  Hyperlink  Retrieved on
EN Minding the House : a biographical guide to Prince Edward Island MLAs, 1873-1993 (Blair Weeks [Ed.]): Blanchard, Q.C., J. Elmer 4 April 2021
EN Wikipedia: Elmer Blanchard 4 April 2021
Rev.: 04 Apr 2021 @ 17:01 ET
Gen.: 05 Oct 2022 @ 11:25 ET