Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
July 2007

L’Encyclopédie de l’histoire du Québec / The Quebec History Encyclopedia


Richard Dobie


Dobie, Richard (1731?-1805), merchant, was born in Scotland about 1731, and came to Canada about 1772. In 1785 he was described as "the principal merchant and inhabitant" of Montreal. He died in Montreal on March 25, 1805.


Source: W. Stewart WALLACE, The Encyclopedia of Canada, Vol. II, Toronto, University Associates of Canada, 1948, 411p., p. 218.


© 2007 Claude Bélanger, Marianopolis College