Carling, Sir John


Carling, Sir John
(1828- ). Represented town of London in Legislative Assembly, 1857-1867; and continued to sit for the same constituency in the Dominion Parliament. Appointed receiver-general in Cartier-Macdonald ministry, 1862; and commissioner of agriculture and public works in Ontario government, 1867. Entered federal government as postmaster-general, 1882; minister of agriculture, 1885-1892. Called to the Senate, 1891; resigned, 1892; again called, 1896.
   Bib.: Morgan, Can. Men; Dent, Can. Por.

The makers of Canada. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • John Carling — Sir John Carling, PC, KCMG (January 23, 1828 ndash; November 6, 1911) was a prominent politician, the founder of Carling s Brewery (still known by his name today) and businessman from London, Ontario, Canada. The Carling family and its… …   Wikipedia

  • Carling O'Keefe — originated as Canadian Breweries Limited which was the first brewing conglomerate in Canada and is now owned by Molson Coors Brewing Company. HistoryIn 1840 Thomas Carling began a small brewing operation in London, Ontario selling beer to… …   Wikipedia

  • Carling Avenue — is a major east west arterial road in the west end of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. It runs from March Road in Kanata to Bronson Avenue in the Glebe. The road is named for Sir John Carling, founder of Carling Brewery and Conservative MP and Senator,… …   Wikipedia

  • Carling — Infobox Brewery name = Carling caption = Carling. location = owner = flagicon|USAflagicon|CanadaMolson Coors Brewing Company opened = 1840 production = active beers = seasonal beers = other beers = Carling is the name of a brand of lager in… …   Wikipedia

  • Carling Station (OC Transpo) — Infobox Station name=Carling Station type=OC Transpo O Train rail station image size=thumb image caption=Carling Station, facing north towards Bayview Station coordinates= line=O Train other= structure=Below grade (track) and Above Grade (station …   Wikipedia

  • John O'Shea — John O’Shea Spielerinformationen Voller Name John Francis O’Shea Geburtstag 30. April 1981 Geburtsort Waterford, Irland …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Liberal-Conservative Party — The Liberal Conservative Party was the formal name of the Conservative Party of Canada until 1873, although some Conservative candidates continued to run under the label as late as the 1911 election and others ran as simple Conservatives prior to …   Wikipedia

  • Middlesbrough — This article is about the town in North East England. For other uses, see Middlesbrough (disambiguation). Borough of Middlesbrough   Town, Borough Unitary authority   …   Wikipedia

  • 2011 England riots — Not to be confused with 2011 United Kingdom anti austerity protests. 2011 England riots Firefighters douse a shop and flats destroyed by arson during the initial rioting in Tottenham, London …   Wikipedia

  • London, Ontario — London   City   City of London Downtown London skyline …   Wikipedia