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Fernand Choquette

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Role  Lawyer
Succeeded by  Antoine Rivard
Education  Laval University

Political party  Liberal
Party  Quebec Liberal Party
Name  Fernand Choquette
Children  Auguste Choquette
Fernand Choquette
Born  October 27, 1895 Montmagny, Quebec (1895-10-27)
Relations  Philippe-Auguste Choquette, father
Died  January 17, 1975, Quebec City, Canada
Parents  Philippe-Auguste Choquette

Preceded by  Joseph-Ernest Gregoire

Fernand Choquette, (October 27, 1895 – January 17, 1975) was a Canadian Quebec MNA and judge of the Quebec Court of Appeal from 1956 until 1970. He also worked as a lawyer for over 10 years and a teacher for over 20 years.

Born in Montmagny, Quebec, the son of Philippe-Auguste Choquette and Marie Bender, he received a B.A. in 1915 and an LL.B in 1918 from Université Laval. He married Marguerite Vallerand in 1922.

Defeated in the 1935 and 1936 provincial elections, Choquette served two terms as a member of the Quebec Liberal Party from 1939 to 1948 for the riding of Montmagny (now part of Montmagny-L'Islet).

In 1972 he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada "for his contribution to the advancement of law".

References

Fernand Choquette Wikipedia


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