Thomas Arkell


Thomas Arkell

Infobox CanadianMP


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term_start =1878
term_end =1882
predecessor =Colin Macdougall
successor =John Henry Wilson
birth_date =November 10, 1823
birth_place =Gloucestershire, England
death_date =February 2, 1906
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profession =farmer,grain merchant
party =Liberal-Conservative
party colour =Liberal-Conservative
residence =
riding =Elgin East
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Thomas Arkell (born November 10, 1823 in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom-February 2, 1906) was a Canadian politician, farmer and grain merchant. He was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 1878 as a Member of the Liberal-Conservative Party to represent the riding of Elgin East. He was defeated in the election of 1882. Prior to his federal experience, he was elected mayor of St. Thomas, Ontario between 1865 and 1871.

External links

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