Theme(s): Politics, Trades, and Occupations
Folder Title: Hervé Proulx: Mayor of Edmundston
Description: Mr. Hervé Proulx was born on October 19, 1899 in Rivière du Loup, Quebec. He studied in Sainte Anne de la Pocatière and Sainte Anne de Beaupré. In 1922, he married Marie-Anna Malenfant.In the same year,he moved to Edmundston,New Brunswick, where he worked as baker and grocer. From 1936 to 1946, he was mayor of the city of Edmundston. From 1944 to 1948, he represented the county of Madawaska in the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick as a member of the Liberal party. He lived until 1960.
Collaborator(s): Sister Bertille Beaulieu, r.h.s.j.