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Encyclopedia > Kingston and the Islands
Kingston and the Islands
Electoral district

Kingston and the Islands shown within the Eastern Ontario region
MP Peter Milliken (1988-)
Party Liberal (1988-)
MPP John Gerretsen (1995-)
Party Liberal (1995-)
Province Ontario
Census division(s) Frontenac
Census subdivision(s) Frontenac Islands, Kingston
Federal district created 1966

Kingston and the Islands is a federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada, that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1968, and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1967. An electoral district is a geographically-based constituency upon which Canadas representative democracy is based. ... Image File history File links Eontario-kingstonandtheislands. ... This is page shows results of Canadian federal elections in Eastern Ontario. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, which also includes the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... The Honourable Peter Andrew Stewart Milliken, MP (born November 12, 1946) is the openly gay Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons, a position he has held since 2001. ... A political party is a political organization that subscribes to a certain ideology and seeks to attain political power within a government. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) is a political party in Canada. ... The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ... John Gerretsen (born June 9, 1942) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ... A political party is a political organization that subscribes to a certain ideology and seeks to attain political power within a government. ... The Ontario Liberal Party is a centrist provincial political party in the province of Ontario, Canada. ... Canada consists of ten provinces and three territories. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) • Land 917,741 km² • Water 158,654 km² (14. ... Outline map of Canadas Census Divisions in 2001 Census divisions are defined by Statistics Canada as the next smallest political region below province or territory, in Canada, similar to a county. ... Categories: Stub | Ontario counties and regions ... Census subdivision is a Canadian political region organized by Statistics Canada and determined by the provinces. ... Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 146,8381 people, is located in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ... An electoral district is a geographically-based constituency upon which Canadas representative democracy is based. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Area 1,076,395 km² (4th) • Land 917,741 km² • Water 158,654 km² (14. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, which also includes the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ...


It covers the city of Kingston, Ontario and the nearby areas, including the islands in the St. Lawrence River. Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 146,8381 people, is located in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ... The Saint Lawrence River (French fleuve Saint-Laurent) is a large west-to-east flowing river in the middle latitudes of North America, connecting the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean. ...

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Federal electoral district

The federal riding was created in 1966 from Kingston and parts of Hastings—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington and Prince Edward—Lennox. 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link goes to calendar) // Events January January 1 - In a coup, Colonel Jean-Bédel Bokassa ousts president David Dacko and takes over the Central African Republic. ... Kingston was a former federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario. ... Hastings—Frontenac—Lennox and Addington was a former federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario. ... Prince Edward-Lennox was a former federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons, and located in the province of Ontario. ...


In 1966, it was defined to consist of the City of Kingston, the Townships of Howe Island, Kingston and Wolfe Island, and the southwest part of the Township of Pittsburg, in the County of Frontenac; and the Township of Armherst Island in the County of Lennox and Addington. Kingston, Ontario, with a population of approximately 146,8381 people, is located in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, where the lake runs into the St. ...


In 1996, the Township of Pittsburgh portion of the riding was redefined to consisted of the part of the township lying to the south of Highway 401.


In 2003, it was redefined to consist of the Township of Frontenac Islands and the City of Kingston in the County of Frontenac.


Members of Parliament

This riding has elected the following members of the Canadian House of Commons: The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, which also includes the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ...

Edgar John Benson (born May 28, 1923) is a retired Canadian politician and businessman. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) is a political party in Canada. ... Flora MacDonald For the Scottish Jacobite heroine, see Flora Macdonald The Honourable Flora Isabel MacDonald, PC , CC , O.ont (born June 3, 1926) is a Canadian politician. ... The Progressive Conservative Party of Canada (PC) was a Canadian centre-right conservative political party that existed from 1867 to 2003. ... The Honourable Peter Andrew Stewart Milliken, MP (born November 12, 1946) is the openly gay Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons, a position he has held since 2001. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada) is a political party in Canada. ...

Provincial electoral district

The provincial riding was created before the 1967 provincial election.


Members of Provincial Parliament

This riding has elected the following members of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario: The Ontario Legislature Building at Queens Park The Legislative Assembly of Ontario, is the legislature of the Canadian province of Ontario. ...

  1. Syl Apps, Progressive Conservative (1967-1975)
  2. Keith Norton, Progressive Conservative (1975-1985)
  3. Kenneth Keyes, Liberal (1985-1990)
  4. Gary Wilson, New Democrat (1990-1995)
  5. John Gerretsen, Liberal (1995-present)

This page is about a father/son pair of hockey players. ... The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party (PC Party of Ontario) is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. ... Keith Calder Norton (born January 26, 1941 in Claremont, Ontario) is a former Canadian politician. ... Kenneth A. Keyes (born September 16, 1930 on Wolfe Island, Ontario) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario Liberal Party is a centrist provincial political party in the province of Ontario, Canada. ... Gary Wilson (born 1946 in Timmins, Ontario) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario New Democratic Party (formerly known as the Ontario Cooperative Commonwealth Federation) is a social democratic political party in Ontario, Canada. ... John Gerretsen (born June 9, 1942) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. ...

Election results

Canadian federal election, 1968
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Edgar Benson 16,234
     Progressive Conservative Boggart Trumpour 11,799
     New Democratic Party Brendan McConnell 4,636
Canadian federal election, 1972
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservatives Flora MacDonald 22,824
     Liberal John Hazlett 14,079
     New Democratic Party Lars Thompson 5,807
Canadian federal election, 1974
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Flora MacDonald 17,839
     Liberal Peter Watson 13,943
     New Democratic Party Lars Thompson 6,870
Canadian federal election, 1979
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservatives Flora MacDonald 21,277
     Liberal Peter Beeman 14,866
     New Democratic Party Stephen Foster 8,472
Canadian federal election, 1980
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservatives Flora MacDonald 18,146
     Liberal John Coleman 17,039
     New Democratic Party Stephen Foster 7,830
     Rhinoceros Edward Sharp 373
Canadian federal election, 1984
Party Candidate Votes
     Progressive Conservative Flora MacDonald 25,997
     Liberal George Speal 13,087
     New Democratic Party Andrew Currie 5,950
     Not affiliated Daniel Eardley 1,410
     Green Ted Bond 478
     Libertarian Ian Murray 258
Canadian federal election, 1988
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Peter Milliken 23,121
     Progressive Conservative Flora MacDonald 20,409
     New Democratic Party Len Johnson 11,442
     Christian Heritage Terry Marshall 1,646
     Libertarian John Hayes 301
Canadian federal election, 1993
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Peter Milliken 30,336
     Progressive Conservatives Barry Gordon 10,088
     Reform Sean McAdam 6,740
     New Democratic Party Mary-Anne Higgs 3,700
     National Chris Papadopoulous 1,643
     Christian Heritage Terry Marshall 645
     Natural Law Chris Wilson 339
Canadian federal election, 1997
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Peter Milliken 25,632
     Progressive Conservative Helen Cooper 11,296
     Reform Dave Clarke 6,761
     New Democratic Party Gary Wilson 6,433
     Green Chris Walker 902
     Christian Heritage Terry Marshall 751
Canadian federal election, 2000
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Peter Milliken 26,457
     Progressive Conservative Blair Maclean 9,222
     Canadian Alliance Kevin Goligher 7,904
     New Democratic Party Gary Wilson 4,951
     Green Chris Milburn 2,652
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes
     Liberal Peter Milliken 28,544
     Conservative Blair Maclean 12,582
     New Democratic Party Rob Hutchison 8,964
     Green Janina Fisher Balfour 3,339
     Christian Heritage Terry Marshall 481
     Independent Rosie the Clown Elston 237
     Independent Karl Walker 237
     Canadian Action Don Rogers 179

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See also

This is a list of Canadas 308 electoral districts (also known as ridings in Canadian English) as defined by the 2003 Representation Order, which came into effect on May 23, 2004. ... This is a list of past arrangements of Canadas electoral districts. ...

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