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John Costigan

John Costigan
Personal data
Date of birthFebruary 1, 1835
Place of birthSaint-Nicolas, Lower Canada
Date of deathSeptember 29, 1916
Political partyLiberal-Conservative → Liberal
ResidenceVictoria County, New Brunswick
Occupationphysiotherapist, health care administrator
ReligionRoman Catholic
Member of the New Brunswick House of Assembly for Victoria
In office1857 - 1867
Member of Parliament for Victoria
In office1867 - 1907
Succeeded byPius Michaud
Preceded byfirst member
Senator for New Brunswick
In officeJanuary 15, 1907 - September 29, 1916

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John Costigan (February 1, 1835 - September 29, 1916) was a Canadian judge and politician who served in the Canadian House of Commons and in the Cabinet of several Prime Ministers of Canada.

He was born on February 1, 1835 in Saint-Nicolas, Lower Canada. He was educated at Collège de Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière in Lower Canada from 1850 to 1852. In 1857, he was the registrar of deeds and wills for Victoria County in New Brunswick and a judge of the Inferior Court of Common Pleas. He resigned when he was elected to be a member of the House of Assembly for Victoria.

He was elected to the 1st Canadian Parliament on September 20, 1867 as a member of the Liberal-Conservative Party by the riding of Victoria in New Brunswick. He was re-elected nine times, and he became a member of the Liberal Party on February 6, 1906. During his time as a Member of Parliament, he was a Minister of Inland Revenue, a Secretary of State of Canada, a Minister of Marine and Fisheries, and an acting Minister of Trade and Commerce. He was Dean of the House from 1896 to 1907.

On January 15, 1907, he was appointed a member of the Canadian Senate for the senatorial division of Victoria, New Brunswick. He died in office on September 29, 1916 in Ottawa. He was interred in Grand Falls.

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resourceINTELLIGENCE TV--Western Potash Vice-President -John Costigan- says the company hopes to move this figure closer to 1 billion tonnes in an updated NI 43-101 mineral resource calculation, giving it an in-situ asset value of close to $400 billion at - Date : Fri, 01 Apr 2011 23:06:21 GMT+00:00
JANET N. - Tweet this news is survived by her two children, Annette Marie -Costigan- and -John- J. -Costigan- Jr. and his wife, Heather, all of Jamison; her two sisters, Edith Chesney and her husband, Duane, of Lancaster, Pauline Kehler and her husband, Wally o - Date : Fri, 25 Mar 2011 09:16:39 GMT+00:00
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Naples Daily News--“The Take Stock in Children program will have a significant effect on the educational opportunities of these 32 children,” said -John Costigan-, the Immokalee Foundation chairman. “TIF is dedicated to empowering the youth of Immok - Date : Thu, 24 Mar 2011 19:02:45 GMT+00:00
VIRGINIA WELLS WINEGAR - Tweet this news is survived by her two children, Annette Marie -Costigan- and -John- J. -Costigan- Jr. and his wife, Heather, all of Jamison; her two sisters, Edith Chesney and her husband, Duane, of Lancaster, Pauline Kehler and her husband, Wally o - Date : Thu, 24 Mar 2011 09:18:05 GMT+00:00
Freda H. Costigan - Tweet this news is survived by her two children, Annette Marie -Costigan- and -John- J. -Costigan- Jr. and his wife, Heather, all of Jamison; her two sisters, Edith Chesney and her husband, Duane, of Lancaster, Pauline Kehler and her husband, Wally o - Date : Thu, 24 Mar 2011 08:13:25 GMT+00:00
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IGNN (press release)--Governor Quinn has named Hiram Grau as director of the Illinois State Police and Joe -Costigan- as director of the Department of Labor. Governor Quinn also re-appointed Larry Matkaitis as Illinois State Fire Marshal and named -John- - Date : Fri, 25 Mar 2011 21:44:44 GMT+00:00
Richardson, Costigan win Student Association election runoff - GW Hatchet (subscription) (blog) Tweet this news
GW Hatchet (subscription) (blog)--Francis Rivera | Contributing Photo Editor -John- Richardson beat out Chris Clark for Student Association president by a margin of just 34 votes Thursday night. Eric Thibault, right, congratulates Ted -Costigan-, the newl - Date : Fri, 25 Mar 2011 02:10:30 GMT+00:00
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Sydney Morning Herald--Among the players who could line up for a Pacific Island all-stars team are: Hayne, Petero Civoniceva, -John- Sutton, Lote Tuqiri and Akuila Uate (all Fijian heritage ); Jennings, Vatuvei, Fuifui Moimoi, Willie Tonga and Feleti Mate - Date : Sat, 12 Mar 2011 13:47:28 GMT+00:00
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Savannah Morning News--Msgr. P. James -Costigan- recalls coming to the US in 1968 just as the Vatican issued its encyclical reaffirming prohibition of all forms of artificial contraception. “There was, in some instances, great opposition to it and great - Date : Sat, 12 Mar 2011 00:15:01 GMT+00:00

Ministers of Inland Revenue

Ministers of Inland Revenue (1867-1892)Howland * Campbell (acting) * Morris * Tupper * O'Connor * Gibbs * Fournier * Geoffrion * Laflamme * Cauchon * Laurier * Baby * Aikins * Costigan
Controllers of Inland Revenue (1892-1897)Wood * Prior * de Lotbinière
Ministers of Inland Revenue (1897-1918)de Lotbinière * Bernier * Brodeur * Templeman * Nantel * Blondin * Patenaude * Sévigny * Sifton

Secretaries of State of Canada

Langevin * Aikins * Christie * Scott * Aikins * O'Connor * Mousseau * Chapleau * Patterson * Costigan * Dickey * Montague * Ouimet (acting) * Daly (acting) * Tupper * Scott * Murphy * Roche * Coderre * Blondin * Patenaude * Sévigny (acting) * Meighen * Burrell * Sifton * Drayton (acting) * Monty * Copp * Foster * Murphy (acting) * Lapointe * Perley * Rinfret * Cahan * Rinfret * Lapointe * Casgrain * McLarty * Martin * Gibson * Bradley * Pickersgill * Pinard * Fairclough * Courtemanche * Balcer * Dorion * Balcer * Halpenny * Pickersgill * Lamontagne * LaMarsh * Connolly * Marchand * Pelletier * Faulkner * Roberts * MacDonald * Fox * Regan * Joyal * McLean * B. Bouchard * Crombie * L. Bouchard * Weiner * de Cotret * Landry1

Ministers of International Trade

Ministers of Trade and Commerce (1892-1969)Mackenzie Bowell * William Bullock Ives * John Costigan (acting) * William Bullock Ives * Richard John Cartwright * George Eulas Foster * Henry Herbert Stevens * James Alexander Robb * Thomas Andrew Low * James Alexander Robb (acting) * Henry Herbert Stevens (acting) * James Dew Chaplin * James Malcolm * Henry Herbert Stevens * Richard Burpee Hanson * William Daum Euler * James Angus MacKinnon * Clarence Decatur Howe * Gordon Churchill * George Harris Hees * Malcolm Wallace McCutcheon * Mitchell William Sharp * Robert Henry Winters * Jean-Luc Pépin (acting) * Charles Mills Drury * Jean-Luc Pépin
Ministers of Industry (1963 1969)Charles Mills Drury * Jean-Luc Pépin
Ministers of Industry, Trade and Commerce (1969-1983)Jean-Luc Pépin * Alastair William Gillespie * Donald Campbell Jamieson * Joseph Jacques Jean Chrétien * John Henry Horner * Robert de Cotret * Herbert Eser Gray * Edward Lumley
Minister of State for International Trade (1979 1980)Michael Wilson
Minister of State (Trade) (1980-1982)Edward Lumley
Ministers of State (International Trade) (1982-1983)Edward Lumley * Gerald Regan
Ministers for International Trade (1983-)Gerald Regan * Francis Fox * James Francis Kelleher * Patricia Carney * John Carnell Crosbie * Michael Wilson * Thomas Hockin * Roy MacLaren * Arthur C. Eggleton * Sergio Marchi * Pierre Pettigrew * Jim Peterson * David Emerson

Dean of the House

John Costigan * John Haggart * Wilfrid Laurier * John Reid * William MacLean * Rodolphe Lemieux * Charles Marcil * Ernest Lapointe * Arthur Cardin * Charles Power * William Rowe * Azellus Denis * Paul Martin Sr. * John Diefenbaker * Walter Dinsdale * Robert Coates * Herb Gray * Charles Caccia * Bill Blaikie * Louis Plamondon

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