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(Lord Dorchester era) Dorchester has Act passed in 1794 by Asse...
(General Brock era) Commands on Island of St. Joseph, 202, 210;...
Mcleod Archibald Norman
Entered the service of the North West
Company some time before...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Father of Samuel Champlain, 1.
Settled in Quebec, 1761, and became prominent in
Mcclelan Abner Reid 1831- Born In Hopewell New Brunswick
Educated at Mount Allison Academy. Engaged in mercantile life.
(George Brown Era) On agricultural possibilities of North-West
(General Brock era) Captures schooner Cayahoga with stores and
A group of tribes, of Athapaskan stock. The name means
Chastes Aymar De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Governor of Dieppe, obtains charter f...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
Vancouver George 1758-1798 Entered British Navy 1771 Sailed In
the Resolution with Captain Cook on his second voyage, 1772-177...
Rises in Bennington county, Vermont, and flows into
the St. La...
Louis Xiv King Of France 1638-1715 Succeeded His Father Louis
XIII, in 1643. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) His war with Holl...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founds Astoria 64 See Also Pacific
(Count Frontenac era) In command at Lachine, on occasion of
Anderson David 1814-1885 Born In London England Educated At
Edinburgh Academy and at Exeter College, Oxford. Vice-principal...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian minister, the first to co...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
The British authorities passed an ordinance in 1764 by which
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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