Sherwood, Levins Peters


Sherwood, Levins Peters
(1777-1850)
   Born in St. John's, Lower Canada. Removed to Upper Canada; studied law and called to the bar, 1803. Elected to the Assembly for Leeds, 1821; Speaker of the Assembly, 1822; Speaker of the Legislative Council, 1841. Appointed judge of the Court of King's Bench, 1825.
   Index: Sy Retires with pension, 252. Mc Quarrels with Judge Willis, 131-133.
   Bib.: Read, Lives of the Judges.

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