♂ Charles Wilson

Record
65550 · 8498
Type of record
Elected candidate
Known but unelected candidate
Perennial candidate
Deceased Performance: 43%
 
British Columbia 7 3 4
Birth Death Lived Died in office
5 February 1841
(181 years 8 months ago)
1 March 1924
(98 years 7 months ago)
83 years No
Service summary
Legislature Total Government Opposition
British Columbia
Days years months days
2,676 7 3 27
Days years months days
2,675 7 3 26
Days years months days
1 0 0 1
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 role
  Duration
# Legislature Party M Int Role Age Dates y m d
1. BC 8 LC 1 Party leader 59–62 01 May 1900 — 31 May 1903 3 0 30
Electoral history
→ 7 recorded electoral participations
→ 7 electoral path points
 
→ 21 known challengers:
 
Robert Beaven  m 
William J. Bowser  m 
Francis L. Carter-Cotton  m 
George Cowan  m  (2 runoffs)
Simeon Duck  m 
George Ferguson  m  (2 runoffs)
James F. Garden  m  (2 runoffs)
Hugh B. Gilmour  m 
John Grant  m 
John Irving  m 
Harry Jones  m 
Alexander H.B. MacGowan  m 
Robert Macpherson  m 
Joseph Martin  m  (2 runoffs)
Joseph Mason  m 
Robert McLeese  m  (2 runoffs)
George L. Milne  m 
Robert L. Shaw  m 
Robert G. Tatlow  m  (2 runoffs)
John H. Turner  m 
John M. Yorston  m 
 
Provincial
Ass.: 4
British Columbia Cariboo
23 July 1882 Age:
41
→ New to this legislature
General 2/6 OPPO 65.88% 195 of 887 Elig.: 512 Parti.: 65.23%
Loser > OPPO 39.53% 117 (-78) George Ferguson  m 
  Post-Election...
24 July 1882 > 41 OPPO GOV Changed allegiance
ID: 28657(F) — 20 Sep 2021 17:24 ET Service: 3 years 11 months 13 days (O & G)
Provincial
Ass.: 5
British Columbia Cariboo
7 July 1886 Age:
45
Defeated incumbent Exit from legislature →
General 4/9 GOV 35.71% 90 of 755 Elig.: 456 Parti.: 60.53%
Winner > GOV 49.60% 125 (+35) Joseph Mason  m  ( 47 )
ID: 28678(F) — 2 Mar 2022 12:43 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 6
British Columbia Victoria City
13 June 1890 Age:
49
Failed comeback to this legislature
General 8/9 IND 31.75% 570 of 7,179 Elig.: 3,668 Parti.: 48.93%
Winner > OPPO 68.30% 1,226 (+656) John Grant  m  ( 49 )
ID: 28714(F) — 30 Jul 2021 23:22 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 9
British Columbia Vancouver City
9 June 1900 Age:
59
Failed comeback to this legislature
General 5/12 LC 38.05% 1,457 of 15,315 Elig.: 7,940 Parti.: 48.22%
Winner > LC 46.67% 1,787 (+330) James F. Garden  m  ( 53 )
ID: 28815(F) — 2 Mar 2022 21:53 ET
Provincial
Ass.: 10
British Columbia Vancouver City
5 September 1903 Age:
62
→ Returned to this legislature after hiatus
General 3/16 LC 48.32% 2,416 of 25,002 Elig.: 7,378 Parti.: 75.01%
Loser > LIB 30.92% 1,546 (-870) Joseph Martin  m  ( 50 )
  Post-Election...
5 November 1903 > 62 LC Vac. Resigned: Successfully ran in a ministerial by-election
ID: 28857(F) — 2 Mar 2022 22:10 ET Service: 0 year 2 months (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 10
British Columbia Vancouver City
18 November 1903 Age:
62
Re-elected incumbent
By-Election 1/2 LC 60.09% 2,841 of 4,728 Elig.: 7,378 Parti.: inc.
Loser > LIB 39.91% 1,887 (-954) J. Duff Stuart  m 
ID: 28879(F) — 30 Jul 2021 23:22 ET Service: 3 years 2 months 14 days (Gov't)
Provincial
Ass.: 11
British Columbia Cariboo
1 February 1907 Age:
65
Defeated incumbent Exit from legislature →
General 3/4 LC 46.48% 152 of 654 Elig.: 566 Parti.: 57.77%
Winner > LIB 56.27% 184 (+32) Harry Jones  m  ( 66 )
ID: 28882(F) — 30 Jul 2021 23:22 ET
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