McCarthy, D'Alton


McCarthy, D'Alton
(1836-1898)
   Born in Dublin, Ireland. Came to Canada with his parents, 1847. In 1858 called to the bar; in 1871 a bencher of the Law society; and in 1872 made a Q. C. In 1876 elected to Parliament for Cardwell, as a Conservative, but in 1889 severed his connection with the party on the question of the Jesuits' Estates Act. In 1896 member of Parliament for North Simcoe. Index: Md Opposes commercial union, 295.
   Bib.: Morgan, Can. Men; Hopkins, D'Alton McCarthy in Men of the Day.

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