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 Richard Blain

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Richard Blain

  • Birth 8 Dec 1857 Bayham, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
  • Death 27 Nov 1926 Ontario, Canada
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 39670204

He was a Canadian politician. Born in Vienna, Canada West, the son of Isaac Blain and Mary Brodrick, Blain was a hardware merchant. He was a member of the Brampton Town Council for ten years. He was also Reeve and Deputy Reeve of Brampton and Warden of Peel County. He was first elected to the Canadian House of Commons for the electoral district of Peel at the general elections of 1900. A Conservative, he was re-elected in 1904, 1908, and 1911. In 1917, he was summoned to the Senate of Canada representing the senatorial division of Peel, Ontario on the advice of Prime Minister Robert Borden. He served until his death in 1926.


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  • Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 20 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 39670204
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Blain (8 Dec 1857–27 Nov 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 39670204, ; Maintained by Peterborough K (contributor 46537737) Unknown.