1809 - 1877Born in Cumberland County, N. S., McCully practised law in Amherst and was appointed to the Legislative Council of Nova Scotia in 1848 serving as Solicitor General and Government leader in the Council (1860-62). As editor of the Halifax Morning Chronicle and the Novascotian and subsequently of the Unionist and Morning Journal he was a strong advocate of Confederation and attended the Charlottetown, Quebec and Westminster Conferences. Called to the Senate in 1867, he resigned in 1870 to become puisne judge of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, a post he held until his death. He died at Halifax.
|Placed By||Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada/Commission des lieux et monuments historiques du Canada|
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|Date Added||Wednesday, September 6th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||31N E 166021 N 0|
|Decimal Degrees||45.83428333, -64.21263333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 50.057', W 64° 12.758'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 50' 3.42" N, 64° 12' 45.48" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 96 Victoria St E, Amherst Nova Scotia B4H 1X6, CA|
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