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Bowell, Sir Mackenzielocked

(1824–1917)
  • P. B. Waite

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Bowell, Sir Mackenzie (1824–1917), prime minister of Canada, was born at Rickinghall, Suffolk, on 27 December 1824 (some sources give 1823), the son of John Bowell and Elizabeth Marshall. He emigrated to Canada with his parents in 1833; the family settled in Belleville, Upper Canada...

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