Extent of Material:
6.5 cm. of textual records.
Biographical Sketch:

Charles James Stewart (1775-1837) was educated at All Soul’s College, Wigtonshire, Scotland and at Corpus Christi College, Oxford, England.  Ordained deacon in 1798 and priest in 1799.  Appointed rector of Orton Longueville, 1798-1807 and travelling missionary in Quebec and Ontario for the Society of the Propagation of the Gospel, 1819-1825.   Bishop of Quebec, 1826-1837.

Custodial History:
Unknown.
Scope and Content:

Fonds consists of a notebook with writings on natural and modern history, poetry, laws of government and miscellaneous writings.  Copies of letters to Bishop Hobart and the Rev. J. Reid.

Notes:
  • Title based on contents of fonds.
  • Handwritten.
  • Typescript.
  • Photocopied.
Reproductions:
Original letters to J. Reid are in the Quebec Diocesan Archives.
Repository:
Anglican Church of Canada. General Synod Archives.
Accession numbers:
M81-22

Please contact the Archives for more information on this record.

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