Morris, Charles


Morris, Charles
   Born in England. Under the direction of Governor Shirley of Massachusetts made a survey of the whole of Nova Scotia. In command of a company during the action at Grand Pré. Assisted in laying out the city of Halifax. Member of the Council of Nova Scotia, 1775; surveyor-general; acting judge of the Supreme Court. Died, 1781.
   Bib.: Selections from the Public Documents of Nova Scotia, ed. by Akins.

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