Street views: The story behind the name of Rue de la Terrasse-Stuart

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George Okill Stuart, Jr. 1807-1884

Rue de la Terrasse-Stuart is a short street near Avenue Maguire in Sillery, and is named for George Okill Stuart, Jr., lawyer, politician and judge. Born in Toronto, he was the son of the Reverend George Okill Stuart, an Anglican priest, and Lucy Brooks. 
 
Stuart became the first English-speaking mayor of Quebec City.