Quebec History Marianopolis College

Date Published:
November 2004

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




President, Gulf Pulp and Paper Company, Clarke City, P.Q.; Director, Clarke Trading Company, Clarke Steamship Company, Labrador Fisheries, Limited, and Anglo Newfoundland Development Company; South Shipping Company: President, North Shipping Company. Born Toronto, Canada, June 16, 1887, son of William Clarke and Mary Maguire Clarke, of Hamilton, Ont. Educated: Loyola College; Parkdale Collegiate; Toronto University. For many years has been connected with the pulp and paper industry, and worked through all branches of this business in connection with the Gulf Pulp and Paper Co., having been with that organization seventeen years, and was elected President of the same in 1920. Associate Founder of Clarke Steamship and Clarke Trading Company, and joined the Board of the Anglo Newfoundland Development Company in 1921. Married Julienne Lantier, daughter of Dr. Aimé Lantier, Oct. 3, 1911 ; has four sons. Clubs: Garrison, Quebec ; St. James's, Montreal ; Royal Society, London , Eng. ; Quebec Golf; Royal Montreal Golf, Montreal; Seignory Fish and Game Club. Roman Catholic. Residence: 11 Place George V., Quebec, Que.


Source: Prominent People of the Province of Quebec, 1923-24, Montreal, Biographical Society of Canada, Limited, undated and unpaginated. Correct French spelling and accents have been restored.



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