• Born date: 1809-07-25
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1877-01-02
Jonathan McCully

Jonathan McCully (July 22, 1809 – January 2, 1877) was a participant at the Confederation conferences at Charlottetown, Quebec City, and in London, and is thus considered one of the Fathers of Canadian Confederation. He did much to promote union through newspaper editorials. For his efforts, he received a Senate appointment. He later became a judge of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court.McCully was born at his family's farm in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia.