Ernest A. Macdonald
|Ernest Albert Macdonald|
|30th Mayor of Toronto|
|Preceded by||John Shaw|
|Succeeded by||Oliver Aiken Howland|
Oswego, New York
|Died||December 18, 1902 (aged 43–44)|
Ernest Albert Macdonald (1858 – December 18, 1902) was Mayor of Toronto in 1900.
Born in Oswego, New York, Macdonald emigrated to Brockville, Ontario when he was young. He was a member of the Toronto City Council for St. Matthew's ward and ran three times unsuccessfully for mayor before being elected in 1900. He served for one year and lost when he ran for re-election. His defeat led to a nervous breakdown. He died in 1902 after a lengthy battle with syphilis.
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