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Newspaper published at Niagara. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Rid...
Built by North West Company, 1788, on southern shore
of Lake A...
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Organizes shooting matches, 342; r...
On Fraser River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Simon Fraser ...
Description de la Nouvelle France, ou sont remarquees
Cobden Richard 1804-1865 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era A More
advanced radical than Sydenham, 20. =Bib.=: Morley, Life of Ric...
Castle Of St Louis
See Chateau St. Louis.
(John Graves Simcoe era) French priest, deported, 190.
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index.=: (George Brown Era) Th...
(George Brown Era) Lord Stanley introduces measure giving prefe...
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Uncle of Sir Frederick Haldimand,...
Charles Ii 1630-1685 King Of England Succeeded To The Throne
1660. =Index=: (Wilmot era) Annuls charter of London and other ...
Hume Joseph 1777-1855 Born At Montrose Scotland Studied
medicine; entered the service of the East India Company, 1797; ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 68.
On Mohawk River, near Lake Oneida. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester er...
Bib : Dawson Peter Redpath Governor And Benefactor Of Mcgill
(Sir James Douglas era) In charge of Fort Camosun (Victoria), 1...
Lount Samuel 1791-1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Member For Simcoe 316 Election
corruption, 317; given command of rebels, 360; arrives at Montg...
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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