Richard Downes Jackson

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Sir Richard Downes Jackson KCB (1777 – June 9, 1845), born at Petersfield in the English county of Hampshire, was Administrator of Canada West and Canada East (1841–1842) until the arrival of Sir Charles Bagot who took the position of Governor General of the Province of Canada.

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Government offices
Preceded by
John Clitherow
Lieutenant-Governor of Canada West
1841 – 1842
Succeeded by
Sir Charles Bagot
Lieutenant Governor of Canada East
1841 – 1842