♂ Henri-Sévérin Béland

Record
3712 · 7340
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 90%
 
Québec 2 2 0
Canada 8 7 1
Total 10 9 1
Birth Death Lived Died in office
11 October 1869
(152 years 10 months ago)
22 April 1935
(87 years 3 months ago)
65 years 6 months No
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
Québec
Days years months days
1,700 4 7 26
Days years months days
1,700 4 7 26
Days years months days
0 0 0 0
Canada
Days years months days
8,614 23 7 1
Days years months days
4,887 13 4 19
Days years months days
3,727 10 2 15
Total > 
Days years months days
10,314 28 2 27
Days years months days
6,587 18 0 14
Days years months days
3,727 10 2 15
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 11 LIB 1 Minister 41 19 Aug 1911 — 06 Oct 1911 0 1 17
2. CA 14–15 LIB 1 Minister 52–56 29 Dec 1921 — 14 Apr 1926 4 3 16
3. CA 14–15 LIB 1 Minister 52–56 29 Dec 1921 — 14 Apr 1926 4 3 16
 1. Post Office
 2. Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment
 3. Health [Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment]
Electoral history
→ 10 recorded electoral participations
→ 12 electoral path points
 
→ 1 known challenger:
 
David-Ovide L'Espérance  m 
 
Provincial
Ass.: 9
Québec Beauce
11 May 1897 Age:
27
→ New to this legislature
General 1/2 QLP 56.31% 3,371 of 5,987 Elig.: 7,998 Parti.: 75.51%
Loser > CONS 43.69% 2,616 (-755) Cyprien Fortin  m 
ID: 15357(F) — 24 Jul 2021 09:35 ET Service: 3 years 6 months 25 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 10
Québec Beauce
7 December 1900 Age:
31
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/1 QLP 0.00% 0 of 0 Elig.: 8,566 Parti.: n/a
By acclamation  
  Post-Election...
7 January 1902 > 32 QLP Vac. Resigned: Successfully ran federally
ID: 15431(F) — 17 Feb 2022 15:39 ET Service: 1 year 1 month (Gov't) Exit from legislature →
Federal
Ass.: 9
Québec Beauce
8 January 1902 Age:
32
→ New to this legislature
By-Election 1/1 LIB 0.00% 0 of 0 Elig.: n/a Parti.: n/a
By acclamation  
ID: 20487(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:28 ET Service: 2 years 9 months 25 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 10
Québec Beauce
31 January 1902 Age:
32
Did not run in this election
By-Election  
Successor > QLP 58.37% 3,159 of 5,412 Arthur Godbout  m  ( 29 )
ID: 26283(F) — 24 Jul 2021 09:35 ET
Federal
Ass.: 10
Québec Beauce
3 November 1904 Age:
35
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/2 LIB 73.31% 3,601 of 4,912 Elig.: 9,121 Parti.: 54.25%
Loser > CONS 26.69% 1,311 (-2,290) E.M.A. Savard  m 
ID: 20670(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:28 ET Service: 3 years 11 months 22 days (Gov't)
Federal
Ass.: 11
Québec Beauce
26 October 1908 Age:
39
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/2 LIB 95.71% 4,082 of 4,265 Elig.: 10,157 Parti.: 42.33%
Loser > CONS 4.29% 183 (-3,899) Alphonse Poirier  m 
ID: 20931(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:28 ET Service: 2 years 10 months 25 days (Gov't)
Federal
Ass.: 12
Québec Beauce
21 September 1911 Age:
41
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/2 LIB 58.23% 4,823 of 8,282 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Loser > CONS 41.77% 3,459 (-1,364) Georges Cloutier  m 
ID: 21159(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:28 ET Service: 6 years 2 months 25 days (Oppo.)
Federal
Ass.: 12
Québec Montmagny
21 September 1911 Age:
41
Defeated incumbent Exit from legislature →
General 2/2 LIB 44.55% 1,328 of 2,981 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Winner > CONS 55.45% 1,653 (+325) David-Ovide L'Espérance  m  ( 47 )
ID: 21192(F) — 23 Jan 2022 19:03 ET
Federal
Ass.: 13
Québec Beauce
17 December 1917 Age:
48
→ Return to this legislature after hiatus
General 1/1 LIB 0.00% 0 of 0 Elig.: n/a Parti.: n/a
By acclamation  
ID: 21417(F) — 23 Jan 2022 20:57 ET Service: 3 years 11 months 18 days (Oppo.)
Federal
Ass.: 14
Québec Beauce
6 December 1921 Age:
52
Re-elected to this legislature
General 1/2 LIB 90.01% 12,030 of 13,365 Elig.: inc. Parti.: inc.
Loser > CONS 9.99% 1,335 (-10,695) J. Ephrem Lambert  m 
  Post-Election...
29 December 1921 > 52 LIB Vac. Resigned: Successfully ran in a ministerial by-election
ID: 21674(F) — 24 Jan 2022 07:21 ET Service: 0 year 0 month 23 days (Gov't)
Federal
Ass.: 14
Québec Beauce
19 January 1922 Age:
52
Re-elected to this legislature
By-Election 1/1 LIB 0.00% 0 of 0 Elig.: n/a Parti.: n/a
By acclamation  
  Post-Election...
4 September 1925 > 55 LIB Vac. Resigned: To accept an appointment (judge, senator, etc.)
ID: 21762(F) — 24 Jan 2022 08:25 ET Service: 3 years 7 months 16 days (Gov't) Exit from legislature →
Federal
Ass.: 15
Québec Beauce
29 October 1925 Age:
56
Did not run in this election Exit from legislature →
General  
Successor > LIB 77.60% 12,765 of 16,449 Édouard Lacroix  m  ( 36 )
ID: 21945(F) — 16 Aug 2021 01:28 ET
→ 9 online biographical references
 
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FR Free Form: Beauce Magazine (Rolland Bouffard, déc. 2017), Il y a 100 ans, la Beauce élisait un député en prison! 7 July 2019
FR Free Form: Beauce Magazine (Rolland Bouffard, sept. 2011), Élu sans avoir mis les pieds dans son comté 7 July 2019
EN Dictionary of Canadian Biography: Béland, Henri 7 July 2019
FR Dictionnaire biographique du Canada: Béland, Henri 7 July 2019
EN Parliament of Canada (ParlInfo): The Hon. Henri Sévérin Béland, P.C., Senator, M.P. 7 July 2019
FR Parlement du Canada (ParlInfo): L'hon. Henri Sévérin Béland, C.P., sénateur, député 7 July 2019
FR Quebec National Assembly: Henri-Sévérin Béland 7 July 2019
EN Wikipedia: Henri Sévérin Béland 7 July 2019
FR Wikipédia: Henri Sévérin Béland 7 July 2019
Rev.: 26 Jun 2022 @ 11:46 ET
Gen.: 17 Aug 2022 @ 18:41 ET