Gananoque Town Council 1890.

1890 Gananoque was incorporated as a town, having a mayor, reeve and deputy-reeve.  There were three wards, each represented by three aldermen, two school trustees.
Nominations were held the last Monday in December 1889. Election day was the first Monday in January 1890.

The following were elected:

  • Mayor William Byers
  • Reeve David Darling
  • Deputy-Reeve Robert Taylor (also found listed as Deputy Mayor)
  • Aldermen:
    – W.B Carrol
    – D.J. Reid
    – George Toner
    – John Kee
    – W.N. Rogers
    – E. J. Seale
    – John B. McMurchy
    – David J. Lloyd
    – Henry J.J. Storey
  • School Trustees:
    – Randall
    – W.F. Latimer
    – J.C. Ross
    – George Gillies
    – Phillip Heaslip
    – J. Seale


Source: “Yesterday’s News, Today’s History” By Ina G. Scott
Available for purchase in the gift shop of the Arthur Child Museum.


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