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Birthday ***, 1822
Place of Birth Ireland
Death day May 4, 1896 (73 years old)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
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Timothy Warren Anglin is a Canadian politician and Speaker of the Canadian House of Representatives. Born in Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland, Anglin immigrated at the age of 26 as part of a famine migration. After a sectarian riot in New Brunswick between members of the Orange Order and Catholics, Anglin called for moderation and unity. This made him the editor of a new newspaper, The Freeman, in 1849, making him an influential voice in the colony. He was elected to the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick in 1861 and became a rival to the Union of Canada and the government of Samuel Leonard Tilley, which he helped defeat in 1865. However, Tilley returned to power. the anti-union party in the election. Anglin lost his own seat.

BornAugust 31, 1822, Clonakilty, County Cork, Ireland
DiedMay 04, 1896
Political partyLiberal
Children9, including Francis, Mary
OccupationNewspaper editor, Newspaper owner
Governor GeneralThe Earl of Dufferin, The Marquess of Lorne
Preceded byJames Cockburn
Succeeded byJoseph Godéric Blanchet

About Timothy Anglin

The Canadian politician was Speaker of the House of Representatives in the late 1800s. He also served on the Legislative Council of New Brunswick in 1861.

Timothy Anglin before fame

He immigrated to Canada at the age of 26 from Ireland as part of the Irish Potato Famine.

Achievement of Timothy Anglin

While a lecturer at the Canadian Institute, he remained editor-in-chief of a controversial partisan newspaper.

Timothy Anglin family life

He has nine children, including Francis Alexander Anglin, who became Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada between 1924 and 1933.

Associations of Timothy Anglin

He's a Canadian politician like Charles Tupper.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Timothy Anglin

  • New Brunswick journalists
  • Irish migrated to New Brunswick before the Southern Union
  • Speaker of the House of Commons of Canada
  • Members of the Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick
  • Members of the House of Commons of Canada from New Brunswick
  • Canadian male journalists
  • County Cork politicians

Latest information about Timothy Anglin updated on May 10 2021.