Théophile Paré

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Théophile Paré (1850 [1] November 17, 1926 [2] ) was a farmer and political figure in Manitoba. He represented La Verendrye from 1892 to 1899 in the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba as a Conservative.

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He was born in Lachine, Quebec, the son of Louis Paré, and was educated at the Séminaire de Sainte-Thérèse. Paré was registrar for La Verendrye County from 1882 to 1890 and was secretary-treasurer for the rural Municipalities of Ste. Anne and La Broquerie. [3] Hé was defeated when he ran for reelection to the Manitoba assembly in 1899. [4]

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Paré was married to Angelique Nolan. After her death in 1904, he moved to St. Boniface, Manitoba and entered the priesthood in 1906. [5]

Paré died in St. Boniface at the age of 74. [2]

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References

  1. "Census 1901 Data for Théophile Paré". Historical Online Database. Métis National Council. Retrieved 2012-10-26.
  2. 1 2 "Genealogy Searches for Unrestricted Records". Government of Manitoba. Retrieved 2012-10-22.
  3. Gemmill, J A (1897). The Canadian Parliamentary Companion. p. 359. Retrieved 2012-10-26.
  4. "MLA Biographies - Deceased". Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. Archived from the original on 2014-03-30.
  5. "Théophile Paré (1850-1926)". Memorable Manitobans. Manitoba Historical Society. Retrieved 2012-10-26.