Belcher Jonathan 1711-1776 Second Son Of Governor Belcher Of

Massachusetts. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, and in

England; called to the English bar. Appointed chief-justice of Nova

Scotia, 1754. President of the Council of Nova Scotia and administrator

of the government, 1760. Chiefly instrumental in securing for Nova

Scotia a representative Assembly. =Bib.=: Campbell, History of Nova