Anglin, Francis Alexander

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Anglin, Francis Alexander

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Francis Alexander Anglin was born April 2, 1865 in Saint John, New Brunswick to Timothy Warren Anglin and Ellen McTavish. He became a lawyer and practised in Toronto, Ontario. On June 29, 1892, he married Harriet Isabel Fraser. He became the seventh Chief Justice of Canada on September 16, 1924, and served on the Supreme Court for 24 years. He died on March 2, 1933.


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Kyer, C. Ian. "Anglin, Francis Alexander," Dictionary of Canadian Biography 16 (1931-1940)

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