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SIR FREDERICK WILLIAM BORDEN (1847– )

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Originally appearing in Volume V04, Page 245 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SIR FREDERICK WILLIAM BORDEN (1847– ), Canadian statesman, was born at Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, on the 14th of May 1847. He was educated at King's College, Windsor, and at Harvard University, and for some years practised medicine at Canning, Nova Scotia. In 1874 he was elected to the Canadian parliament as Liberal member for King's county. In 1896 he became minister of militia and defence in the Liberal ministry.
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