William Lyon Mackenzie

One of the most famous figures in Canadian history.

William Lyon Mackenzie (1795-1861), an important figure in Canadian history, lived and worked here on Toutie Street in Alyth from 1814 to 1817. He then emigrated to Canada where he became a celebrated (or notorious) newspaper editor, radical, and politician. He was the grandfather of Canada’s Second World War Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King.

Have you seen:
Contact Us

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Not readable? Change text. captcha txt