John Loughrin

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John Loughrin
Member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario for Nipissing
In office
Personal details
Born (1852-11-26)November 26, 1852
Bromley Township, Canada West
Died January 2, 1917(1917-01-02) (aged 64)
Mattawa, Ontario
Political party Liberal

John Loughrin (November 26, 1852 – January 2, 1917) was an Ontario merchant and political figure. He represented Nipissing in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario from 1890 to 1902 as a Liberal member.

He was born in Bromley Township, Canada West in 1852, the son of Irish immigrants, and was educated in Pembroke. He was a justice of the peace and served as reeve of Mattawa for three years. Loughrin was also chairman of the Separate School board. He operated a general store in Mattawa. In 1884, he married Bridget Gorman. He died in 1917 and was buried at Mattawa.[1]


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