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Encyclopedia > Thomas Oliver (Canadian politician)
Thomas Oliver Source: Library and Archives Canada
Thomas Oliver
Source: Library and Archives Canada

Thomas Oliver (March 1821November 8, 1880) was an Ontario businessman and political figure he was also a crazy ass killer bitch. He represented Oxford North in the Canadian House of Commons as a Liberal member from 1867 to 1880. The coronation banquet for George IV 1821 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status but is not fully co-official) Flower White Trillium Tree Eastern White Pine Bird Common Loon Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty... Oxford North was a federal electoral district represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1867 to 1935. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party positioned around the centre to centre-left of the political spectrum, combining a generally progressive social policy with moderate economics. ...

He was born in Kildonan, Sutherlandshire, Scotland. He taught school there for two years and came to Zorra Township in Oxford County, Upper Canada where he taught school for several years. Oliver then moved to Woodstock, where he became a dry goods merchant. He served on the town council, becoming reeve for Woodstock and was county warden in 1866. He was elected in the North riding of Oxford in an 1866 by-election and served until Confederation; in 1867, he was elected to the House of Commons and served until his death in 1880. This article is about the Scottish county of Sutherland. ... Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots2 Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen of the UK Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification    - by... Zorra is a township in south-western Ontario, Canada. ... Oxford County, Ontario is a regional municipality and census division of the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Map of Upper Canada (orange) Upper Canada was a British territory in what is now the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Woodstock (2005 population: 34,000) is a city and the county seat of Oxford County in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... We dont have an article called Canadian-confederation Start this article Search for Canadian-confederation in. ...


External links

  • Synopsis of federal political experience from the Library of Parliament
  • The Canadian biographical dictionary and portrait gallery of eminent and self-made men (1880)

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