Thomas Tremblay, OC GOQ (December 13, 1895 – April 24, 1988) was a Canadian lawyer, politician, and judge.
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Born in Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies, Quebec, Tremblay received his secondary education at Collège Ste-Anne de La Pocatière. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1916 and a law degree from Laval University in 1919. He was admitted to the bar the same year and he practiced in Quebec and Montmagny from 1919 to 1937, with various partners, including Armand Lavergne. He was made a King's Counsel in 1938.
Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies is a parish municipality in Quebec, Canada.
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Armand Renaud Lavergne, or La Vergne was a Quebec lawyer, journalist and political figure. He represented Montmagny in the House of Commons of Canada as a Liberal member from 1904 to 1908 and as a Conservative member from 1930 to 1935. He represented Montmagny in the Legislative Assembly of Quebec as a Nationalist member from 1908 to 1916. His surname is given as "La Vergne" by some authoritative sources, including his National Assembly of Quebec biographical page, although these same sources spell his father's name as "Lavergne".
He was a Conservative candidate in the riding of L'Islet in the provincial election of 1931 and in Montmagny—L'Islet in the federal election of 1935. He was vice-president of the Société des alcools du Québec from 1937 to July 1938. In 1938, he was made a judge of the Court of Sessions of the Peace. In 1948, he became Chief Justice. In 1953, he was named chair of the Royal Commission of Inquiry on Constitutional Problems. He retired in 1969.
L'Islet was a provincial electoral district in the province of Quebec, Canada.
Montmagny—L'Islet was a federal electoral district in Quebec, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1935 to 1968.
In 1968, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada "for his contribution to the legal profession".In 1988, he was made a Grand Officer of the National Order of Quebec.
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Paul David, was a Canadian cardiologist, founder of the Montreal Heart Institute, and Senator.
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Montmagny was a provincial electoral district in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of Quebec, Canada that elected members to the National Assembly of Quebec.
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Fernand Lizotte was a Canadian politician and a five-term Member of the Legislative Assembly of Quebec.
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André Rousseau,, was an entrepreneur and politician in Quebec. He was the first to occupy the position of Minister of Industry and Commerce from July 5, 1960 to December 5, 1962 under the first Government of Jean Lesage. In 1950, Rousseau also founded Rousseau Metal inc., a Quebec company that is specialized in the manufacturing of storage systems.
Bernard Généreux is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the electoral district of Montmagny—L'Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup in the federal by-elections on November 9, 2009. He is a member of the Conservative Party.
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