William Henry White (politician)

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William Henry White
Member of Parliament for Victoria
In office
Preceded by new district
Succeeded by William Thomas Lucas
Personal details
Born (1865-08-21)August 21, 1865
City View, Canada West
Died June 11, 1930(1930-06-11) (aged 64)
Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
Political party Liberal Party of Canada
Spouse(s) Annie Davies
Occupation Farmer, police officer
Religion Anglican

William Henry White (August 21, 1865 – June 11, 1930) was a farmer and a federal politician from northern Alberta, Canada.[1]

White was born in City View, Canada West (present-day Ontario) in 1865 and was educated in local schools (in the Ottawa area). He came west as a member of the Royal North-West Mounted Police in 1881. From 1887 to 1891, he was a homestead inspector. In 1897, he married Annie Davies and had 2 sons and one daughter.[2]


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