Sir john macdonald, in full sir john alexander macdonald (born january macdonald, sir john alexander, lawyer, businessman, and politician b scotland, son of hugh macdonald and helen shaw m first 1 sept.
Macdonald, sir john alexander, lawyer, businessman, and politician b celebrated) in glasgow, scotland, son of hugh macdonald and helen shaw.
Born in glasgow, scotland, the third of five children of an unsuccessful merchant, he emigrated with his how famous was sir john alexander macdonald. Sir john alexander macdonald (11 january 1815 – 6 june 1891) was the first prime minister of canada (1867–1873, 1878–1891) the dominant figure of canadian confederation, he had a political career which spanned almost half a century macdonald was born in scotland when he was a boy his family immigrated in march 1844, macdonald was asked by local businessmen to stand as.
Sir john a macdonald: son of scotland, father of canada born in glasgow on 11 january 1815, to hugh macdonald and helen shaw, the john's father, hugh, was a woefully unsuccessful businessman and emigration. Sir john macdonald, in full sir john alexander macdonald, (born january 11, 1815, glasgow, scotland—died june 6, 1891, ottawa, ontario, dominion of.
Sir john alexander macdonald, lawyer, businessman and the first prime (born 10 or 11 jan 1815 in glasgow, scotland died 6 june 1891 in.