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Hugh Allan, KCMG

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Saltcoats, North Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: December 09, 1882 (72)
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Capt. Alexander Allan and Jean Allen
Husband of Caroline Mathilda Allen
Father of Jane Crawford Allan; John Smith Allan; Sir Hugh Montague Allan; Arthur Edward Allan; Alexander Rae Allan and 7 others
Brother of James Allan; Alexander Allan; Bryce Allan; Jean Greenhorne; Janet Service and 3 others

Occupation: Shipping Magnate
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About Sir Hugh Allan

Sir Hugh Allan, KCMG (September 29, 1810 – December 9, 1882) was a Scottish-born Canadian shipping magnate, financier and capitalist. By the time of his death, the Allan Shipping Line had become the largest privately owned shipping empire in the world. He was responsible for transporting millions of British immigrants to Canada and the businesses he established from Montreal filtered across every sphere of Canadian life, cementing his reputation as an Empire Builder. His home, Ravenscrag was the principal residence of the Golden Square Mile.

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Sir Hugh Allen

Sir Hugh Allan, KCMG (September 29, 1810 – December 9, 1882) was a Scottish-born Canadian shipping magnate, financier and capitalist. By the time of his death, the Allan Shipping Line had become the largest privately owned shipping empire in the world. He was responsible for transporting millions of British immigrants to Canada and the businesses he established from Montreal filtered across every sphere of Canadian life, cementing his reputation as an Empire Builder. His home, Ravenscrag was the principal residence of the Golden Square Mile.

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Sir Hugh Allan's Timeline

1810
September 29, 1810
Saltcoats, North Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
1849
1849
1853
1853
1860
October 13, 1860
Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1870
1870
1882
December 9, 1882
Age 72
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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