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William Donald Ross

The Honourable William Donald Ross (1869-1947)

Born in 1869 in Bras d'Or, Nova Scotia, William Donald Ross worked with the Bank of Nova Scotia and rose to become Director. He later became General Manager of the Metropolitan Bank of Toronto. Ross served as Lieutenant Governor from 1926 to 1931 and gave time, effort and resources to maintain the dignity of the Office during the Depression. He died in Toronto in 1947.