Monro, David

David Monro went into partnership with two others and together bought the Saint Maurice ironworks. In 1804 he was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Lower Canada and generally supported the English party. In 1809 he helped found the Quebec Committee of Trade, and also, later, served in the local militia, reaching the rank of Major in 1813. He was also a justice of the peace and was a member of the management committee of the Union Company of Quebec. He retired from business in 1816 and returned to England in 1821.

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