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12th General Assembly of Newfoundland

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Founded  1874
Premier  Frederick Carter
Disbanded  1878
12th General Assembly of Newfoundland
Preceded by  11th General Assembly of Newfoundland
Succeeded by  13th General Assembly of Newfoundland
Premier  William Whiteway Since 1878

The members of the 12th General Assembly of Newfoundland were elected in the Newfoundland general election held in November 1874. The general assembly sat from 1875 to 1878.

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The Conservative Party led by Frederick Carter formed the government. After Carter resigned in early 1878, William Whiteway became party leader and Premier.

Prescott Emerson was chosen as speaker, serving until 1877. James S. Winter succeeded Emerson as speaker.

Sir Stephen John Hill served as colonial governor of Newfoundland until 1876. Sir John Hawley Glover succeeded Hill as governor.

Members of the Assembly

The following members were elected to the assembly in 1874:

Notes:

By-elections

None

References

12th General Assembly of Newfoundland Wikipedia


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