Halliburton, John Croke


Halliburton, John Croke
(1806-1884)
   Eldest son of Sir Brenton Halliburton, chief-justice of Nova Scotia. Called to the bar, 1829; appointed deputy-clerk of the Legislative Council, 1830, and clerk, 1838. In early life challenged Joseph Howe to a duel, but neither of the duellists injured.
   Index: H Challenges Joseph Howe, 236; the duel, 236-244.

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