Canadian History Dictionary Northern Railway
Chartered in 1849 as the Toronto, Sarnia, and Lake
Riall Sir Phineas
Entered the army, 1794; lieutenant-colonel, 1806;
saw service ...
Bedard Pierre Stanislas 1762-1829 Educated At The Seminary Of
Quebec; studied law, and appointed advocate, 1790. Elected for
(General Brock era) Issue of, in Upper Canada, 198. (Sir Freder...
Philipps Richard 1661-1751 Early Entered The Army Served At The
battle of the Boyne; lieutenant-colonel, 1712; governor of Nova...
(Lord Sydenham era) Merchant, father of Sydenham, 4; adds "Poul...
Wiseman Nicholas Patrick Stephen 1802-1865 Born At Seville Spain
Educated at St. Cuthbert's College, Ushaw, near Durham, and the...
Lake Erie, north shore. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Chose...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Given command of the rebels, 360; ...
Washington George 1732-1799 First President Of The United States
(Tilley era) Defeated in St. John County, New Brunswick, 11;
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Elgin And His Time
Minutes of Executive Council, Correspondence,
Middleton Sir Frederick Dobson 1825-1898 Born In Belfast Ireland
Educated at Sandhurst, and entered the army, 1842. Served in In...
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
Billings Elkanah 1820-1876 Born In Township Of Gloucester
Ontario. Studied law, called to the bar, 1845, and practised in...
Bell-smith Frederic Marlett 1846- Born In London England
Educated there, and came to Canada, 1866. Founder and first pre...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Solicitor-general For Upper Canada In Macnab-morin
ministry, 141; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Morgan,...
Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
Bib : Parkman Montcalm And Wolfe Smith Our Struggle For The
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st Battalion of Royal Highlanders, 1756. Appointed aide-de-camp
to Major-General Amherst, 1759, with whom he made the campaigns in
Canada of that and the following year. Appointed major of the 78th or
2nd Highland Battalion, 1760, and, in September following, employed by
General Amherst in communicating to the Marquis de Vaudreuil the
conditions preparatory to the surrender of Montreal, and in obtaining
his signature to them. The 78th Regiment having been disbanded in 1763,
retired on half-pay. Again entered active service, 1770, as
lieutenant-colonel of the 22nd Regiment, then serving in America under
the command of Lieutenant-General Gage; killed in the battle of Bunker
Hill, June 17, 1775. =Bib.=: Doughty, Siege of Quebec.
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