Canadian History Dictionary Mississagua Point
(General Brock era) At entrance to Niagara River, lighthouse,
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
Marshall John George 1786-1880 Born In Nova Scotia Educated At
Halifax, and called to the bar, 1808. Represented Sydney in the...
Alexander Sir William
See Stirling, Earl of.
Mccarthy D'alton 1836-1898 Born In Dublin Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents, 1847. In 1858 called to the bar; in 1871 a be...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, sails for France, 141; goes...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Rescues French soldiers from floating ic...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
Name applied to members of the two expeditions fitted out
Mount Allison College
Located at Sackville, New Brunswick. In 1858 an
Act of the New...
Bib : Hodge Handbook Of American Indians Reclus Primitive Folk
See also United States Bureau of Ethnology Reports.
Montmagny Charles Jacques Hualt De
Came to Canada as governor, 1636.
Strongly opposed the settlem...
Glegg Captain J B
Aide-de-camp to General Brock. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
Bib : Read Lives Of The Judges Scadding Toronto Of Old
Fort St Louis
Quebec. See Chateau St. Louis. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Que...
(George Brown Era) Origin of the double ministries, 81. (Lord S...
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
Intendant of New France, 1675-1682. His
commission invested hi...
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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