- Douglas, Sir Howard
- (1776-1861)Entered the army, 1794; commanded a regiment at Quebec, 1797; served at Corunna and Flushing, 1809. After discharging various military missions, appointed governor of New Brunswick, 1823, holding the position until 1828. Lord high commissioner of the Ionian Islands, 1835-1840.Index: W His efforts on behalf of King's College, New Brunswick, 50-51. T His appearance described, 6.Bib.: Dict. Nat. Biog.
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