1939 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 4, 1939.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
J. E. Stanley Lewis (X)15,68547.70
Finley McRae11,94136.31
S. Leonard Belaire5,26015.99

Plebiscite


2 year council terms
Option Votes %
For19,06759.49
Against11,18540.51

Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
E. A. Bourque (X)13,674
G. M. Geldert (X)13,479
Jim Forward12,920
J. H. Putman (X)12,577
Grenville Goodwin10,761
W. H. Marsden10,507
Thomas Brethour7,631
Ellis4,289
Bedford1,488
Caleb S. Green967
Max Feller940
Kesterton269

Ottawa City Council


2 elected from each ward

Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
John Powers (X)687
A. W. Spearman680
Wilfrid D. Girard573
Fred Goodhouse (X)490
Max Schoen218
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. Albert Parisien (X)1,279
Eric Query (X)1,039
Marcel Dupuis974
James C. Butler338
St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
Arthur Pinard (X)1,892
Hamnett P. Hill, Jr.1,645
Harold Taylor (X)1,608
Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
Martin M. Walsh (X)2,195
Arthur J. Ash (X)1,967
Robert Burnett984
William A. Coe260
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Band (X)2,562
C. E. Pickering (X)2,372
J. H. Fraser1,124
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Daniel McCann (X) Acclaimed
Wilbert Hamilton (X) Acclaimed
Elmdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
David Sprague2,148
Henry Bradley (X)1,666
George Pingle (X)1,653
Cecil D. Norris808
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Nelson J. Lacasse (X)1,364
J. P. Nolan (X)1,362
Joseph Allard1,139
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Aristide Belanger (X)1,637
Napoleon Bordeleau (X)1,623
A. E. Beauchamp1,134
Riverdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
David McMillan (X)1,568
Len Coulter1,505
George Sloan (X)1,269
John McLennan840
Samuel Dibartolo445
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
George F. Perley (X)2,205
Fred Journeaux (X)2,088
J. Grant Shaw1,463

References


  • Ottawa Citizen, December 4, 1939