Cross, Selkirk (Unknown - December 29, 1915)
DEATH OF SELKIRK CROSS
Was Brother of Senator Cross and Prominent Lawyer
Douglas Budget - December 30, 1915A telegram was received yesterday by Senator George H. Cross announcing the death of his brother, Selkirk Cross, at his home in Montreal. Selkirk Cross was one of the foremost lawyers of Canada. He was a graduate of McGill University and of Oxford university in England, where he graduated with the highest honors. Upon the death of his father, who was chief justice of Canada, the position was offered to him, but declined, a cousin, Alexander Cross, receiving the appointment.
Owing to illness, he being threatened with pneumonia, Senator Cross will be unable to attend the funeral of his brother.