HUGH McKENZIE WILSON,
Q.C., Brantford, Out., was
born on April 9th, 1840, at
Aberdeenshire, Scotland. His parents
were Stephen and Ann E. (Melvin)
Wilson, natives of Scotland, who came
to Canada in 1847. Mr. ~~7ilson re-
ceived his education at Hamilton Gran-
mar School, and by private tuition
under Rev. John Alexander, Rev. AIr.
Scott, Rev. llr. Fenn, and Rev. AIr.
Alontgonlery. He afterwards studied
law and was admitted to the Bar ill
1866. He was appointed Q.C. by the
Dominion Government in 1SS3. He
has officiated as Deputy Judge of Brant