Canadian History Dictionary Legislative Council
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Created by Constitutional Act, 52;...
Martinez Estevan Jose
Accompanied Perez to North-West Coast in 1773
as pilot. In 178...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Left In Charge Of Fort Crevecoeur 149 Driven Out By
Iroquois, 194; La Salle makes him his representative in Canada,...
St Lawrence Channel
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier favours deepening of, 45.
Washington George 1732-1799 First President Of The United States
Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) An Indian chief, 29.
The smallest of the Great Lakes; area, 7,260 square
Sketch Of Kingston Harbour Showing The Grounds Reserved For The
purposes of Government for Public Works. Buildings, Naval Yard,...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie publishes, 459.
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Troop J C
(Joseph Howe era) Delegate of Nova Scotia Anti-Confederate part...
Bib : Willison Sir Wilfrid Laurier And The Liberal Party
MANUSCRIPT SOURCES IN THE DOMINION ARCHIVES
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Or Half-breeds, view with alarm the ...
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant...
Bib : Dent Can Por Morgan Cyc Can Biog Begg History Of
the North-West. See also Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzi...
Sicotte Louis Victor 1812-1889 Born In St Famille Boucherville
Quebec. Studied law, and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 183...
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
(George Brown Era) Agitates through newspapers and Toronto Boar...
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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