When in December, 1791, Upper Canada began her separate provincial career, her first Lieutenant-Governor, Colonel John Graves Simcoe, said that the Constitution of the Province was "the very image and transcript of that of Great Britain."'
William R. Riddell,
Judges in the Executive Council of Upper Canada,
Mich. L. Rev.
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