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Hugh Alexander Stewart

The Hon.
Hugh Alexander Stewart
Member of the Canadian Parliament
for Leeds
In office
Preceded by William Thomas White
Succeeded by George Taylor Fulford
Personal details
Born (1871-09-29)September 29, 1871
Elizabethtown Township, Ontario
Died September 4, 1956(1956-09-04) (aged 84)
Political party Conservative
Cabinet Minister of Public Works (1930–1935)

Hugh Alexander Stewart, PC (September 29, 1871 – September 4, 1956) was a Canadian politician.

Born in Elizabethtown Township, Ontario, he was elected to the Canadian House of Commons representing the Ontario riding of Leeds in the 1921 federal election. A Conservative, he was re-elected in 1925, 1926, 1930, and 1935. He was defeated in 1940. From 1930 to 1935, he was the Minister of Public Works.


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