Canadian History Dictionary Billings Elkanah 1820-1876 Born In Township Of Gloucester
Ontario. Studied law, called to the bar, 1845, and practised in...
Cumberland Richard 1732-1811 English Dramatist Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era
Asked to select books for the Quebec library, 191. =Bib.=: Dict...
Longworth John 1814-1885 Born At Charlottetown Called To The Bar
of Prince Edward Island, 1838. Elected to the Assembly, 1846. O...
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Carey's newspaper, allowed to prin...
(Lord Dorchester era) Conducts Carleton safely to Three Rivers,...
Thornton Sir Edward
Born in London, England, 1817; son of Sir Edward
La Fleche College Of
(Bishop Laval era) Laval studies at, 19, 20.
Du Verger Father
(Samuel de Champlain era) Promotes Recollet mission to Canada, ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Uniacke James Boyle
Son of Richard John Uniacke. Practised law in
Nova Scotia. Ent...
(General Brock era) Niece of Sir Isaac Brock, 133.
Argenson Pierre De Voyer Vicomte D' 1626-1710 Succeeded Jean De
Lauson as governor of New France, 1658. His governorship marked...
Scrope A Poulett
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Quoted on Baldwin, 64, 80;...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada.
Knox Henry 1750-1806 American General In Revolutionary War
A town in Saguenay County, Quebec, situated at the
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Legislative Council, New Brunswick,
La Valtrie Seraphin Marganne Sieur De 1643-1693 A Native Of St
Benoit de Paris. Obtained a lieutenancy in the Lignieres Regime...
On Columbia River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Established...
Studied law at Lincoln's Inn, and called to the bar,
1791. In November, 1798, appointed judge of Court of King's Bench for
Upper Canada. Elected to Legislative Assembly for constituency of
Durham, Simcoe, and E. York, 1800, but unseated by the Assembly, June,
1801. Under the direction of Lieutenant-Governor Hunter, engaged in the
preparation of a bill to establish a Court of Equity in the province,
and was to have been the first chancellor of the Court. The Court of
Equity, however, was not at this time established, and on the removal of
Chief-Justice Elmsley to Lower Canada, October, 1802, was appointed
chief-justice of Upper Canada, and a member of the Executive and
Legislative Councils. On the death of Elmsley, promoted to chief-justice
of Lower Canada, July 1, 1805. In August, 1806, took his seat as a
member of the Executive Council, and in January, 1807, appointed a
member and chairman of the Legislative Council. Died at Quebec, Feb. 22,
1808. =Bib.=: Read, Lives of the Judges; Cartwright, Life and Letters
of Richard Cartwright.
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