Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
January 2005

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


H. Edmond Dupré


Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer, The Chinic Hardware Co., Wholesale and Retail Hardware and Manufacturers of Millstones, St. Peter and Mountain Streets, Quebec, Que.; Director, "La Caisse d'Économie" Bank; Mayor, Lévis, Que., 1900-02; President, Quebec Board of Trade, 1898-99; appointed by Dominion Government, Member of the Honorary Special Trade Commission of Canada to Great Britain, France, Italy and Belgium, 1916, as the representative of the City of Quebec. Decorated by the French Republic with the "Palmes Académiques," being appointed "Officier de l'Instruction Publique" of France, Sept., 1918. Born Montreal, Sept. 29, 1855 , son of Antoine Edouard and Julie (Le Blond) Dupre. Educated: Quebec Commercial Academy ; Collège de Lévis. Married Marie Amélie, daughter of Hon. J. G. Blanchet, M.D., ex-Speaker, House of Commons, Ottawa, 1884; has two sons and two daughters. Roman Catholic. Residence: 77 St. Louis St., Quebec, Que.


Source: Prominent People of the Province of Quebec, 1923-24, Montreal, Biographical Society of Canada, Limited, undated and unpaginated. Correct French spelling and accents have been restored.



© 2005 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College