Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to trading Company formed by i...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
The first mention of the island is in Cartier's narrative
Bib : Mackenzie History Of The Fur-trade In His Voyages
Hendry's Journal (R. S. C., 1907); Cocking's Journal (R. S. C.,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Correspondent of Haldimand's, 315...
St Sacrament Lake
See Lake George.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era A Man Ahead Of His Time 6 7 Speech On The Reform
Bill, 14, 15; his report on the Constitutional Act, 55; on the ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Publishes Correspondent and Advoca...
Street John Ambrose
(Wilmot era) Supports the governor of New Brunswick, 46.
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
Bib : Drew And Woods The Burning Of The Caroline Dent Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Lizars, Humours of '37; Read, Rebellion of
Medical doctor. Resided at Burford Plains, near
Index : Tilley Era Sent To Check Fenians 107 Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Otis Charles Pomeroy
(Samuel de Champlain era) Translator of Champlain's Voyages, 27...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Historian His Praise Of Talon 113 Louis Joseph Papineau Era On Papineau 56
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) On Haldimand, 291. =Bib.=: =Works...
Cramahe Hector Theophilus
(Lord Dorchester era) Member of Council, sent by Murray on
Van Egmond Anthony
Commander of the Upper Canadian rebels in 1837; a
native of Ho...
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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