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Hilaire Hurteau

Canadian politician

Died when: 82 years 282 days (993 months)
Star Sign: Taurus


Hilaire Hurteau

Hilaire Hurteau (May 4, 1837 – February 10, 1920) was a notary and political figure in Quebec.He represented L'Assomption in the House of Commons of Canada from 1874 to 1887 as a Liberal-Conservative member.

He was born in Contrecoeur, Lower Canada and educated at L'Assomption College.He studied law with notary Isidore Hurteau in Longueuil, later qualifying to practice as a notary.

In 1859, he married Delphine Beaudoin.Hurteau served three years as mayor of St-Lin and three years as warden for the county.

He also served as secretary-treasurer of schools.Hurteau was vice-president of the Laurentian Railway Company.His election in 1874 was overturned after an appeal but he won the subsequent by-election in 1875 by acclamation.

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