Biography of Cameron, J. D. (John Donald), 1858-1923

John Donald Cameron (1858 – 1923) was from Ontario. He served as MLA from Winnipeg from 1892 to 1899, was Provincial Secretary from 1893 to 1896, Minister of Municipal Affairs from 1893 to January 1900, and Attorney General from 1896 to January 1900. He was appointed puisne judge of the court of appeal by the Laurier government.

Mentioned in:


  1. Déclaration de 1908 d'André Nault, Elzéar Lagimodière et Duncan McDougall concernant les événements de 1869-70, extraits, fo. 357-358 et 367
  2. Letter of 30 March 1896 from Clifford Sifton and J. D. Cameron to Arthur R. Dickey, Alphonse Desjardines, and Donald A. Smith
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