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Alexander Haley Jeffery Edit Profile

Lawyer , politician , member of the House of Commons of Canada

Alexander Haley Jeffery, Canadian lawyer. Bar: Ontario 1934. Member Parliament for Constituency City of London, 1949-1953. Member American Association Life Insurance Counsel, Canada Bar Association Clubs: Mason (32 degree), London Hunt and Country, London; Royal Canadian Yacht (Toronto); Windsor Yacht, Sarnia Yacht, Port Stanley Sailing Squadron, Great Lakes Cruising.

Background

Jeffery, Alexander Haley was born on January 29, 1909 in London, Ontario, Canada. Son of James Edgar and Gertrude (Dumaresq) Jeffery.

Education

Jeffery was educated at the University of Western Ontario and at Osgoode Hall Law School.

Career

He was first elected to Parliament at the London riding in the 1949 general election and served only one term, the 21st Canadian Parliament and did not seek re-election in the 1953 election. Jeffery also held various corporate directorships.

Achievements

  • He achieved a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science.

Membership

Member Parliament for Constituency City of London, 1949-1953. Member American Association Life Insurance Counsel, Canada Bar Association Clubs: Mason (32 degree), London Hunt and Country, London. Royal Canadian Yacht (Toronto).

Windsor Yacht, Sarnia Yacht, Port Stanley Sailing Squadron, Great Lakes Cruising.

Connections

Married Eulalie E. Murray, June 29, 1934. Children: Alexander M., Judith E. (Nursey).

father:
James Edgar Jeffery

mother:
Gertrude (Dumaresq) Jeffery

spouse:
Eulalie E. Murray

child:
Alexander M. Jeffery

child:
Judith E. Jeffery (Nursey)