John Robertson (1799-1876) était un homme d'affaires et un homme politique canadien du Nouveau-Brunswick.John Robertson naît en 1799 dans le Perthshire, en Écosse.

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  • John Robertson (1799-1876) était un homme d'affaires et un homme politique canadien du Nouveau-Brunswick.John Robertson naît en 1799 dans le Perthshire, en Écosse. Il immigre au Nouveau-Brunswick en 1817, occupe tout d'abord des postes d'employés, puis se lance dans les affaires.Il est élu maire de Saint-Jean en 1836 et devient membre du Conseil législatif du Nouveau-Brunswick de 1837 à 1867.Robertson est ensuite nommé sénateur le 23 octobre 1867 par Proclamation royale et le reste jusqu'à sa mort, intervenue le 3 août 1876.
  • John Robertson (1799 – August 3, 1876) was a Scottish-born businessman and political figure in New Brunswick. He served as a member of the Senate of Canada from 1867 to 1876.He was born in Perthshire and married Sophia Dobie. In 1817, he came to New Brunswick where he worked first as a clerk for his uncle and then for Thomas Millidge. He later became a partner in the business after Millidge retired. He also owned a sawmill and was president of the Victoria Coal Mining Company. In 1836, he was elected mayor of Saint John. Robertson served as a member of the Legislative Council of New Brunswick from 1837 to 1867. He was also a magistrate and was a member of the Chamber of Commerce, serving as its president for several years. Robertson was a member of the local militia, becoming lieutenant-colonel. While still a member of the Senate, Robertson retired to England and died in office in Essex.
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  • John Robertson (1799-1876) était un homme d'affaires et un homme politique canadien du Nouveau-Brunswick.John Robertson naît en 1799 dans le Perthshire, en Écosse.
  • John Robertson (1799 – August 3, 1876) was a Scottish-born businessman and political figure in New Brunswick. He served as a member of the Senate of Canada from 1867 to 1876.He was born in Perthshire and married Sophia Dobie. In 1817, he came to New Brunswick where he worked first as a clerk for his uncle and then for Thomas Millidge. He later became a partner in the business after Millidge retired. He also owned a sawmill and was president of the Victoria Coal Mining Company.
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  • John Robertson (Canada)
  • John Robertson (Canadian politician)
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