William Humphrey BENNETT

BENNETT, The Hon. William Humphrey, K.C.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Simcoe East (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 23, 1859
Deceased Date
March 15, 1925
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Humphrey_Bennett
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=e94b8af3-fe69-477e-8184-ee47b287bc67&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

February 25, 1892 - April 24, 1896
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)
June 23, 1896 - October 9, 1900
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)
February 4, 1897 - October 9, 1900
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)
November 7, 1900 - September 29, 1904
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)
November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Simcoe East (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 653)


September 17, 1917

Mr. W. H. BENNETT:

I understand -that she was in the vestibule for only a very short time, about six or seven minutes.

Topic:   GORDON DIVORCE BILL NOT REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE.
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September 17, 1917

Mr. W. H. BENNETT:

Awful!

Topic:   GORDON DIVORCE BILL NOT REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE.
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September 17, 1917

Mr. W. H. BENNETT:

When the Bill was before the committee I voted against granting the petition for two reasons: the first was that the evidence was not before the House. I also voted against it because I had heard part of the evidence discussed and I believe the parties should be left where they were. The woman is not an angel, as hon. gentlemen will see "by reading the evidence, and the man is certainly not a very good man.

Topic:   GORDON DIVORCE BILL NOT REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE.
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September 17, 1917

Mr. BENNETT:

The Canada Northwest Land Act is the best example of that.

On section 54b-objections by creditors and settlement of list of objecting creditors:

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   COMPANIES' ACT AMENDMENT.
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September 17, 1917

Mr. W. H. BENNETT:

I second the

motion.

Topic:   GORDON DIVORCE BILL NOT REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE.
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