Scottish-Canadian businessman who possessed the Allan Line Royal Mail Steamers and co-founded the Merchant’s Bank of Canada. His dad founded the Allan Shipping and delivery Series and he and his three brothers became a member of the family members business if they had been out of college. He was delivered to Montreal to oversee business passions there. He was an associate from the St Andrew’s Culture of Montreal and offered as an official in the Royal Light Infantry aswell as portion as president from the Montreal Sailors Institute. He wedded Isabella Ann Smith in 1848 as well as the few had eight kids. His family executed their business beneath the reign of Queen Victoria.