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(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
Johnson Guy 1740-1788 Deputy To Sir William Johnson As
superintendent of Indian affairs, and succeeded latter in offic...
Council Of Assiniboia
Appointed by the Hudson's Bay Company, for the
government of t...
Cass Lewis 1782-1866 Served Under General Hull In War Of 1812
Drew up Hull's flamboyant proclamation to the people of Canada....
Cartwright Sir Richard John 1835- Grandson Of The Preceding Born
at Kingston. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin. Entered publi...
Index : George Brown Era Favourable To Proposed Reciprocity Treaty Of 1864 230-231
Powell Henry Watson 1733-1814 Born In England Entered The Army
in 1756 became captain; and in 1759 served in the West Indies; ...
Buade Antoine De
(Count Frontenac era) Grandfather of Frontenac, 61.
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Constitutional Association, 112. ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Town mayor of Quebec, strikes insubordin...
Newspaper published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Form...
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
A member of the Irish bar. Judge of the Supreme Court
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Baronets Of Nova Scotia
An order created by James I, in 1625, for the
purpose of "adva...
German And Swiss Colonists
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In America, scheme to enroll, 9.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Established near Cataraqui, 265. ...
Russell Alexander J
(Samuel de Champlain era) His papers on Champlain's astrolabe, ...
Mount-stephen George Stephen First Baron 1829- Born In Dufftown
Banffshire, Scotland. In 1850 came to Canada; built up a succes...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Recognizes Arnold's Abilities 105 Ordered By Congress To
appoint commission for exchange of prisoners, 207; opposed to
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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