The Honourable Arthur Cyrille Albert Malouin

Arthur Cyrille Albert Malouin was born in Quebec City, Canada East (Quebec), on March 13, 1857. He was the son of Jacques Malouin and Marie-Angélique Suzor. He received a classical education at the Séminaire de Québec, then studied law at Laval University, obtaining an LL.B. in 1882. Called to the bar later that year, he joined the law office of Malouin, Montambault & Malouin in Quebec City. He practised law in his native city for 23 years, eventually becoming Crown Attorney for the district of Quebec. In 1898 he was elected to the House of Commons in a by-election. He was re-elected in 1900 and 1904, but he left politics in 1905 to accept an appointment to the Superior Court of Quebec. He was elevated to the Supreme Court of Canada on January 30, 1924 and served on the Court for eight months, retiring on October 1, 1924. Justice Malouin died on April 5, 1936, at the age of 79.