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Casgrain, Thomas Chase (Thomas)

Born: 1852 AD
Died: 1916 AD, at 64 years of age.

Nationality: Canadian
Categories: Politician


1852 - He was born at Detroit on the 28th of July.

1877 - He was admitted to the Quebec Bar and received the governor general's medal in the same year.

         - He was named professor of law at Université Laval two years later.

1885 - He was named to the legal team representing the Crown in the trial of Louis Riel.

1886 - He was elected for Quebec County and for Montmorency.

1891-1892 - He was attorney general in the provincial cabinet.

1896-1904 - He represented Montmorency as a Conservative Member of Parliament in the Canadian House of Commons.

1914 - He served as Postmaster General.

1916 - He died on the 29th of December.


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