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Maurice Bourget

Canadian senator.

Maurice Bourget, Canadian senator. Member Engineering Institute Canada, Professional Engineers Corporation Quebec; Member Liberal Party.

Background

Bourget, Maurice was born on October 20, 1907 in Lauzon, Quebec, Canada. Son of Philippe T. and Elmire (Gosselin) Bourget.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Ecole Polytech., Montreal, 1932.

Career

Engaged as construction engineering, Quebec, Canada. Member Canadian House of Commons from Quebec Province, 1940-1962. Canadian delegate to United Nations, Paris, France, 1951.

Parliamentary assistant to minister public works, 1953-1957. Delegate General Conference Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, London, England., 1961. Joint chairman Canadian delegation 7th meeting Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group, Washington, 1964.

Member Canadian Senate, 1963-1980, speaker, 1963-1966. Called to Privy Council for Canada, 1966. Director l’Unique Insurance Company, Quebec City.

Membership

Member Engineering Institute Canada, Professional Engineers Corporation Quebec. Member Liberal Party. Clubs: Reform, Garrison.

Connections

Married Marguerite Cleary, August 31, 1949. Children: Suzanne, Louise.

father:
Philippe T. Bourget

mother:
Elmire (Gosselin) Bourget

spouse:
Marguerite Cleary

children:
Suzanne Bourget

Louise Bourget