John Perry Vrooman


John Perry Vrooman

John Perry Vrooman (February 25 1860 – August 20 1923) was an Ontario physician and political figure. He represented Lennox in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario as a Liberal member in 1923.

He was born in Centreville, Lennox and Addington County, Canada West, the son of William H. Vrooman. He practiced in Yarker for 8 years, then moved to Napanee in 1896. He married Rose Elizabeth Catherall. Vrooman was mayor of Napanee in 1903. He was an unsuccessful candidate for a seat in the House of Commons in 1911. Vrooman died in Kingston and was buried in Napanee.

External links

* [http://www.ontla.on.ca/web/members/members_all_detail.do?locale=en&ID=1937 Member's parliamentary history for the Legislative Assembly of Ontario]
* [http://www.ourroots.ca/e/toc.aspx?id=3658 "Pioneer life on the Bay of Quinte, including genealogies of old families ..." (1900)]
* [http://www.rootsweb.com/~onlennox/Napmayors.html Mayors of Old Napanee, 1865-1988, Lennox and Addington Historical Society]


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