Stephen Butler Leacock 1869-1944 - Ontario Heritage Trust


Stephen Butler Leacock 1869-1944

Although Leacock wrote extensively on economics and history, and for many years headed the department of political science at McGill University, it is as a humorist that he is best known. Among his works, Literary Lapses and Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town continue to delight generations of readers.


At George's Anglican Church where his grave is located, at York Road 18 (also known as Park Road) and Hedge Road, about 5 km northeast of Sutton

Region: Greater Toronto Area

County/District: Regional Municipality of York

Municipality: Town of Georgina