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Lawyer

John Stewart Donald Tory, American lawyer. Decorated Order British Empire. member of the firm Tory, Tory, Des Lauriers & Binnington; member of the board of directors of Photo Engravers & Electrotypers, Ltd.; Member Canadian council National Industrial Conference Board; member of the board of trustees of Toronto General Hospital; Member National Industrial Conference Board (member Canadian council).

Background

Tory, John Stewart Donald was born on July 19, 1903 in Detroit. Son of John Alexander and Abbie C. (Buckley) Tory.

Education

Bachelor of Arts with honors, U. Toronto, 1924. Graduate Osgoode Hall Law School, 1927. Scientiae Juridicae Doctor, Harvard.

Career

; children—Virginia (Mistress David W. H. Denton), John Arnold, James Marshall (twins). Married second, Ann Cowan, 1957. Called to bar of Ontario, 1927, created King’s Counsel.

1938; practice of law Tilley, Johnson, Thomson & Parmenter, 1929-1934. Partner Strachan Johnson, 1934-1941. Lecturer company law Osgoode Hall Law School, 1937-1945.

Founder Juris Scientiae Doctor Tory & Associates, 1941. Senior member of the firm Tory, Tory, Des Lauriers & Binnington. Member of the board of directors of Photo Engravers & Electrotypers, Ltd.

Chairman of the Board, director McIntyre Porcupine Mines, Ltd. President, director Slough Estates (Canada, Limited. Director Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada, Royal Bank of Canada, Abitibi Power & Paper Company, Limited, Montreal Trust Company, Simpsons, Ltd., Robert Simpson Montreal, Ltd., Robert Simpson Western, Ltd., Moore Corporation, Ltd., Argus Corporation Ltd., Hawker Siddeley Canada, Ltd., Simpsons-Sears, Ltd., Thomson Newspapers, Ltd., Brockville Chemicals, Ltd., Canada Building Materials, Ltd., W. H. Olson Manufacturing Company Ltd., Racair, Ltd., St. Mary’s Cement Limited company, Algoma Steel Corporation, Ltd., Rosedale Securities, Ltd., Canadian General-Tower, Ltd., A. C. Wickman, Ltd.

Membership

Member of the firm Tory, Tory, Des Lauriers & Binnington. Member of the board of directors of Photo Engravers & Electrotypers, Ltd. Member Canadian council National Industrial Conference Board.

Member of the board of trustees of Toronto General Hospital. Member National Industrial Conference Board (member Canadian council). Clubs: York, National, University, Rosedale Golf, Royal Canadian Yacht, The Ontario Jockey (Toronto).

Connections

Married Jean Arnold, June 23, 1927 (divorced 1957).; married second, Ann Cowan, 1957. Children: Virginia (Mistress.

father:
John Alexander Tory

mother:
Abbie C. (Buckley) Tory

spouses:
Jean Arnold

Ann Cowan

child:
Virginia (Mrs Tory