Canadian History Dictionary De Mille James 1833-1880 Born In New Brunswick Educated At Horton
Academy and at Brown University, Rhode Island. Subsequently pro...
Dickson Walter Hamilton 1806-1884 Born In Niagara Called To The
bar of Upper Canada, 1830. Served during the Rebellion of 1837 ...
(George Brown Era) Agitates through newspapers and Toronto Boar...
Leopard And Chesapeake
(General Brock era) Affair of, 82-86.
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
Coles George 1810-1875 Tilley Era Delegate To Quebec Conference 77
La Franchise Sieur De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Letter from in Champlain's first
First superior of Jesuit missions in Canada;
arrived at Quebec...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 139.
In British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First exp...
(General Brock era) Purchase of Louisiana by, 42; consequent ch...
Soissons Charles De Bourbon Comte De 1565-1612 At The Urgent
solicitation of Champlain, who was in desperate need of a power...
Otis Charles Pomeroy
(Samuel de Champlain era) Translator of Champlain's Voyages, 27...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In Saintonge, birthplace of Champlain...
Quebec Siege Of 1759
Following the capture of Louisbourg, Duquesne,
and Fort Fronte...
Walsingham William De Grey First Baron 1719-1781 Lord Dorchester Era
Solicitor-general of England, his views on Canadian laws, 62. =...
Sherbrooke Sir John Coape 1760-1830 Born In Nottinghamshire
England. Entered the army; took part in the capture of Seringap...
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 capta...
Fremin Father Jacques
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, put in charge of Richibucto
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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