Canadian History Dictionary Murray Mrs George
(General Brock era) Wife of Colonel (afterwards Sir George)
Ashburton Alexander Baring Baron 1774-1848 Entered Parliament In
1806. Opposed measures against American commerce. President of ...
(General Brock era) British sloop, her boats capture United Sta...
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
North American Colonial Association
(Lord Sydenham era) On appointment of Poulett
Hammond George 1763-1853 John Graves Simcoe Era British Minister At Philadelphia
consulted by Simcoe on the situation, 134, 144. =Bib.=: Dict. N...
Caen Emery De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Nephew of Guillaume, 137; left in com...
Drewe Rev Edward
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as chaplain, 47.
Mitchell Peter 1824-1899 Born In Newcastle New Brunswick
Educated at the Newcastle Grammar School; called to the bar, 18...
Mascarene Paul 1684-1760 Born In Castras In The South Of France
Educated at Geneva, and afterwards went to England; naturalized...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era His Discovery Of The Coast Of North America 211 Bib :
Murphy, Voyage of Verrazano; De Costa, Verrazano, the Explorer....
Viger Louis Michel
(Lord Elgin era) Called to Cabinet by Metcalfe, 35, 66;
See Aix-la-Chapelle; Ashburton; Jay's; Paris; St.
(General Brock era) General Harrison's encounter with Indians a...
Journal De Quebec
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cauchon writes for, 24; praises Ca...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's New York agent, 61, 7...
Malartic Anne Joseph Hyppolite Count De 1730-1800 Born In France
In 1745 entered the army; and in 1749 came to Quebec as assista...
Effiat Duc D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Second in list of Hundred Associates ...
Bib : Read Lives Of The Judges Scadding Toronto Of Old
Bib : Mockridge The Bishops Of The Church Of England In Canada And
Abbott Sir John Joseph Caldwell 1821-1893 Educated At Mcgill
University; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1847. A
candidate for the Legislative Assembly for Argenteuil, 1857, but
defeated by Sydney Bellingham. Bellingham subsequently unseated and
Abbott declared elected, 1860. Solicitor-general for Lower Canada in
Macdonald-Sicotte ministry, 1862-1863, and for a few days retained same
position in Macdonald-Dorion ministry. From 1867 to 1874 and from 1880
to 1887 represented Argenteuil in House of Commons. May, 1887, admitted
to Macdonald ministry as minister without portfolio, and at same time
appointed to Senate, where he became leader of Conservative party. On
death of Macdonald, became prime minister, June, 1891; held this
position until ill health compelled him to resign, November, 1892. A
recognized authority on questions of commercial and constitutional law.
Framed Insolvent Act of 1864, and Jury Law Consolidation Act of Lower
Canada. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Countenances Annexation Movement in 1849, 44-45.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) On the Annexation Manifesto, 336. (Sir John A Macdonald era) A witness before Pacific
Scandal Committee, 204. =Bib.=: Annual Register, 1893; Terrill,
Chronology of Montreal; Thomas, History of Argenteuil and Prescott;
Weir, Sixty Years in Canada; Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty Years.
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