Patrick Kerwin

Patrick Kerwin, PC (October 25, 1889 February 2, 1963)[1] was the tenth Chief Justice of Canada.

The Honourable Mr. Justice
Patrick Kerwin
10th Chief Justice of Canada
In office
July 1, 1954  February 2, 1963
Nominated byLouis St. Laurent
Preceded byThibaudeau Rinfret
Succeeded byRobert Taschereau
Puisne Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada
In office
July 20, 1935  July 1, 1954
Nominated byRichard Bedford Bennett
Preceded byRobert Smith/Frank Joseph Hughes
Succeeded byDouglas Abbott
Personal details
Born(1889-10-25)October 25, 1889
Sarnia, Ontario
DiedFebruary 2, 1963(1963-02-02) (aged 73)
NationalityCanadian
Alma materSarnia Collegiate Institute, Osgoode Hall Law School