James Davis Taylor


James Davis Taylor

James Davis Taylor (September 2, 1863 – May 11 1941) was a Canadian publisher, journalist, soldier and Conservative politician. As a member of the Ottawa Sharpshooters, Taylor was involved in resisting the 1885 North-West Rebellion. As a Lieutenant Colonel during World War I he commanded the 131st Battlion overseas.

Taylor was MP for New Westminster from 1908 until 1917. Davis was then appointed to the Sentate where he served until his death.

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before=James Buckham Kennedy
title=Member of Parliament from New Westminster
years=1908-1917
after=William Garland McQuarrie


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