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Ross Joseph Dunn, Canadian lawyer. Served to Lieutenant Royal Canadian Navy, 1943-1945.; Member Motor Carriers Lawyers Association, Canadian Bar Association (council 1969-1971, 75-77), Canadian Tax Foundation, Delta Chi.

Background

Dunn, Ross Joseph was born on July 10, 1913 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Alfred Michael and Mary (Morrison) Dunn.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Toronto, 1933. Master of Arts, 1934. Postgraduate Osgoode Hall Law School, 1934-1937.

Career

Called to Ontario bar, 1937. Created Queen’s counsel, 1957. Associate McMilan, Binch Toronto, 1937-1948, partner, 1948-1977.

Director, member Executive Committee Algoma Steel Corporation, Ltd., Fort Lakes Power Company Ltd. Vice-president, director Butterworth & Company (Canada), Ltd. Director Canadian Motorways, Ltd., Sun Alliance Insurance Company, E.S.B. Canada Ltd., Fort Lakes Power Corporation Ltd., Penguin Books (Canada) Ltd., Bearium Metals Canada Ltd.

Board of directors Social Planning Council Metropolitan Toronto, 1959-1964, 65-70, vice Chairman of the Board, 1961-1964, vice president, 1966-1968. Board of directors Nightingale School Nursing, 1960-1974.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant Royal Canadian Navy, 1943-1945. Member Motor Carriers Lawyers Association, Canadian Bar Association (council 1969-1971, 75-77), Canadian Tax Foundation, Delta Chi. Clubs: National, Royal Canadian Yacht, Granite (Toronto), Beaumaris Yacht (Muskoka).

Connections

Married Margaret Hynes, Nov, 4, 1939. Children: Mary Estelle (Mistress.

father:
Alfred Michael Dunn

mother:
Mary (Morrison) Dunn

spouse:
Margaret Hynes

child:
Mary Estelle (Mrs Dunn