Searcher :rharper eagle.ca (Ruth Harper) Born Bath England. Came to Quebec with his father, an army officer, 1813. Returned to England 1815, and until 1824 was a student at Eton. Came back to Canada 1830. Called to bar 1835 Took part in the suppression of the Rebellion of 1837. Joint sheriff of Montreal 1840 - 1851. Appointed commissioner of ordance lands 1856 and one of the Intercolonial Railway commissners 1868. Held many important offices under goverment of Canada and in the militia. Top of Page Haldimand, Sir Frederick (1718 - 1791)
Tiré de Burpee, Lawrence J., Encyclopedia of Canadian History, Makers of Canada Series, vol 12, 1927.