Canadian History Dictionary Holmes Charles 1711-1761 Third In Command Under Sir Charles
Saunders (q.v.) before Quebec, 1759; commander-in-chief in West...
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Op...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
(Joseph Howe era) On his death, 1839, Joseph Howe offered his s...
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 184...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Father of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, sails for Canada, 167; vessel...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Created by Constitutional Act, 52;...
Came from Paris to Acadia, 1604; mentioned there in
1610, and ...
Equal Rights Association
Formed in Toronto, in 1889, to secure the
disallowance of the ...
(Count Frontenac era) Establishes college for boys at Quebec, 2...
Capital of the province of Ontario. The name is of Huron
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
On coast of British Columbia, near Alaskan boundary.
(General Brock era) Resolution of Lower Canada Assembly excludi...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 384.
King's College New Brunswick
(Wilmot era) Charter granted by George IV,
1828, 49; endowed b...
Penny Edward Goff 1820-1881 Born In England In 1844 Came To
Canada, studied law, and in 1850 called to the bar of Lower Can...
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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