Palmer, Harold Leonard

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Palmer, Harold Leonard

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d. 1975


Harold Leonard Palmer graduated Osgoode Hall Law School. Called to the Bar of PEI in 1918, he practised in partnership with his father, H. James (Premier of PEI 1911), until 1921. He served as Prothonotary of Supreme Court 1921-1929, Judge of Probate Court 1929-1960 and District Judge of Admiralty 1948-1960. He married Dorothy Simpson in 1927; they had two children. Active in his church, Harold held the posts of Vice-Chancellor and later Chancellor of the Anglican Diocese of Nova Scotia (which included in PEI). During World War II he was the chairman of the PEI Draft Board. Harold Palmer died in 1975.


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29 October 2001. Entered into AtoM 23 December 2014.





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