- Charles M. Franchville
Charles Muller Francheville (February 24, 1856 – September 10, 1900) was a merchant, ship owner and political figure in Nova Scotia, Canada. He represented Guysborough County in the Nova Scotia House of Assembly from 1874 to 1878 as a Liberal member.
He was born in Guysborough, Nova Scotia, the son of Edward H. Francheville and Sarah Peart. He was a ship's master for several years before becoming a merchant and shipper of goods. Francheville was also a justice of the peace, a major in the militia and an agent for several insurance companies. In 1868, he married Harriet Amelia Jost. He was first elected to the provincial assembly in an 1874 by-election held after John Angus Kirk was elected to the Canadian House of Commons; Francheville was reelected in the general election held later that year. In 1878, he was named to the province's Legislative Council.
- ^ A Directory of the Members of the Legislative Assembly of Nova Scotia, 1758-1958, Public Archives of Nova Scotia (1958)
- The Canadian biographical dictionary and portrait gallery of eminent and self-made men: ... (1881)
- The Canadian parliamentary companion and annual register, 1881, CH Mackintosh
This article about a Liberal party Member of the Nova Scotia House of Assembly is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.