David Murray

David Murray is Professor Emeritus with the University of Guelph. Before his retirement, Professor Murray was, from 1967, a member of the university’s Faculty of History. Professor Murray has also been a Resident Historian at the Department of External Affairs (1971-1972), and Dean of the College of Arts at the University of Guelph (1980-1992). His research focused on Canadian Legal and Social History, Slave Trade and Slavery in Cuba and Latin America, as well as the History of Canadian Foreign Policy.

Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History Books

Colonial Justice: Justice, Morality And Crime In The Niagara District, 1791-1849 (Toronto: The Osgoode Society and University of Toronto Press, 2002), pp. 297.


Other Legal History Publications

‘Just Excuses: Jury Culture in Barrington Township, Nova Scotia, 1795-1837’ in Margaret Conrad and Barry Moody, eds., Planter Links: Community and Culture in Colonial Nova Scotia (Fredericton: Acadiensis Press, 2001), pp. 36-57.