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Joseph Andrew Chisholm
Sir Joseph Andrew Chisholm was born January 9, 1863 to William and Flora Chisholm of Marydale, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada. He was educated at St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, and by 1896 he was living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He attended Dalhousie University where he recieved his law degree.
He wrote historical papers on Nova Scotia justices. In 1909, he edited a revised edition of "The Speeches and Public Letters of Jospeh Howe." In 1935, he became the last Nova Scotia Justice to be knighted.
For more information on Sir Joseph Andrew Chisholm, see "The MacMillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography", Toronto, Macmillan, 1973, pg. 136.
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