John Sandfield Macdonald

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1867 Ontario general election: Cornwall
John Sandfield Macdonald
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Macdonald, c. 1870
1st Premier of Ontario
In office
July 16, 1867 December 20, 1871
Conservative John Sandfield Macdonald 47964.73
Liberal William Allen26135.27
Total valid votes74072.27
Eligible voters1,024
Conservative pickup new district.
Source: Elections Ontario [15]
1871 Ontario general election : Cornwall
Conservative John Sandfield Macdonald Acclaimed
Source: Elections Ontario [16]


1867 Canadian federal election : Cornwall
Liberal John Sandfield Macdonald 451
Unknown ? Mattice295
Source: Canadian Elections Database [17]

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Political offices
Preceded by Joint Premiers of the Province of Canada – Canada West
Succeeded by
Parliament of Canada
Preceded by
Member of Parliament for Cornwall
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Legislative Assembly of Ontario
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Member of the Legislative Assembly for Cornwall
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Preceded by Attorney General of Canada West
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Preceded by Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of the United Provinces of Canada
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