Bowell, Sir Mackenzie


Bowell, Sir Mackenzie
(1823- )
   Born in England. Came to Canada with his parents, 1833, and engaged in journalistic work. In 1867 elected to the Dominion House of Commons for North Hastings. In 1878 appointed minister of customs, holding that office until 1891; minister of militia, 1892; and minister of trade and commerce, 1892-1894. In 1894 succeeded Sir John Thompson as premier, and resigned office in 1896. Created a K. C. M. G., 1895.
   Bib.: Dent, Can. Por.; Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.

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