- James Monk
Sir James Monk (1745–1826) was
Chief Justiceof Lower Canada. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts and educated in Halifax, Nova Scotia where his father had settled in 1749.cite web|url=http://faculty.marianopolis.edu/c.belanger/QuebecHistory/encyclopedia/SirJamesMonk-QuebecHistory.htm|title=Sir James Monk|last=Bélanger|first=Claude|date=2006|work=The Quebec History Encyclopedia|publisher= Marianopolis College|accessdate=2008-05-29]
He was knighted in 1825. In 1826, he would die at his home in
Cheltenham, Englandat the age of 41.
* W. Stewart WALLACE, ed., The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. IV, Toronto, University Associates of Canada , 1948, 400p., p. 320.
*F. J. Audet, Sir James Monk (Les Annales, 1924)
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