Burke Edmund 1729-1797 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity





College, Dublin; and entered Parliament in 1765. In 1771 agent for New

York province; and in 1774-1775 strongly opposed war with America. In

1782 paymaster of the forces. One of the leaders in the impeachment of

Warren Hastings, 1788-1795. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Wants more information on

Quebec Act, 67; discusses Constitutional Act in House of Commons, 265.

(John Graves Simcoe era) Supports division of province, 7; his quarrel with Fox, 8, 9.





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