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(Count Frontenac era) Town-major of Quebec, 257; strengthens de...
(Lord Dorchester era) British, in America, 201; exchange of, af...
Monck Sir Charles Stanley Fourth Viscount 1819-1894 Born In
Ireland. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin; and called to the...
Hardy Arthur Sturgis 1837-1899 Born At Mount Pleasant Ontario
Studied law, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1865; pract...
Graham Sir James
(Lord Sydenham era) His views on corn duties and Irish Church, ...
Son of following. Commanded a trading expedition
from Boston t...
Fleet French At Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Protection afforded by to Bourlamaque's
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Mcleod Alexander Norman
Of the North West Company. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simp...
(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106. (Bishop...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Chaplain to 34th Regiment, forbid...
Area, 9460 square miles. The lake was known both to
(Samuel de Champlain era) Committed by Indians near Quebec, 115...
Breadalbane John Campbell Second Marquis Of 1796-1862 Represented
Okehampton in Parliament, 1820-1826, and Perthshire, 1832. =Ind...
The popular name given to the Temperance Act introduced by
(Tilley era) British Member of Parliament, and capitalist, his ...
Cook Dr Henry
(Tilley era) Tilley in his service, 7.
Grenville George Leveson-gower Second Earl 1815-1891 Entered
Parliament, 1836; secretary for foreign affairs, 1851-1852, 187...
Aroostook War 1839 Wilmot Era Arose Out Of Unsettled Boundary Question
between Maine and New Brunswick, 135. =Bib.=: Sprague, The
Settled in Quebec, 1761, and became prominent in
maintaining the rights of the civil authority as opposed to the
military. January, 1766, appointed deputy secretary, clerk of the
Council, and registrar of enrolments, but because of his opposition to
the government, Murray refused to admit him to office. In April, 1768,
Carleton confirmed him in these appointments, which he retained until
superseded by George Pownall in 1775. From 1771 to 1776 deputy
commissary-general. One of the original members of the Legislative
Council, under the Quebec Act. In 1780, when the Legislative Council
presented an address to Haldimand opposing the passing of an ordinance
amending the judicial system of the province in accordance with royal
instructions to the governor, voted against the address and caused a
strongly worded protest to be entered in the minutes of the Council.
This action resented by members of the Council, and ultimately led to
his dismissal by Haldimand, February, 1783. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Member of
Council suspended for sedition, 1783, 175. =Bib.=: Christie, History of
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