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Walker, James (Canadian Judge)

Born: 1756 AD
Died: 1800 AD, at 44 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Lawyers


1756 – He was born this year in England and later came to Quebec City.


1775 – He took part in the defense of the town against an invasion by the Americans.


1777 – Then he moved to Montreal and he was admitted to the bar.

1792 – He was elected to the 1st Parliament of Lower Canada for Montreal County.


1794 – He was named judge in the Court of Common Pleas for Montreal, Quebec and Trois-Rivières districts; he was named to the Court of King's Bench at Montreal later that year.


1800 – He died in Montreal.


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