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Lawyer

Allan Findlay, Canadian lawyer. Served with Royal Canadian Air Force, 1941-1945. Rhodes scholar for Nova Scoti, 1936.

Background

Findlay, Allan was born on August 17, 1914 in Watson, Saskatchewan, Canada. Son of Roy Pattullo and Muriel (Stephens) Findlay.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, King’s U., 1934. Postgraduate, Dalhousie U. Law School, 1934-1935. Bachelor of Arts, Oxford (England) University, 1938, Bachelor of Civil Law, 1939.

Career

Bar: Called to Nova Scoti bar 1946, Ontario bar 1946, created Queen’s counsel 1954. With firm Tilley, Carson & Findlay (and predecessor), Toronto, from 1946, partner, from 1950. Director Canadian Pacific Ltd., Kerr Addison Mines Ltd.

Membership

Served with Royal Canadian Air Force, 1941-1945. Rhodes scholar for Nova Scoti, 1936. Clubs: Toronto (Toronto), Rosedale Golf (Toronto).

Connections

Married Dorothy Graham Smith, August 9, 1947. Children: Marion Morris, Carol Reid, Paul, Allan, Donald.

father:
Roy Pattullo Findlay

mother:
Muriel (Stephens) Findlay

spouse:
Dorothy Graham Smith

children:
Marion Morris Findlay

Carol Reid Findlay

Paul Findlay

Allan Findlay

Donald Findlay