Canadian History Dictionary Hamilton
City of Ontario, on Burlington Bay, west end of Lake
(George Brown Era) On agricultural possibilities of North-West
Du Plessis Bonneau Thomas Sieur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
Hickson Sir Joseph 1830-1897 Born At Otterburn England After
some years' practical experience on various English railways, c...
Discovered by Cabot in 1497. Sir Humphrey Gilbert
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Established near Cataraqui, 265. ...
Fort St Frederic
See Crown Point. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) At head of Lak...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Director Of Seminary 55 Chaplain Of Beaupre 101
arrested, 163; released, 164; death of, 219.
(General Brock era) Canadian, great increase of, 125.
Isbister Alexander K
(1820-1883). Born in the territories of the
Hudson's Bay Compa...
Great Western Railway
Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845.
Absorbed by the Grand ...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
Berkeley George Cranfield 1753-1818 Entered The Navy 1766
accompanied Cook in survey of coast of Newfoundland and Gulf of...
An Iroquoian tribe, occupying the north shore of Lake
Medley John 1804-1892 Born In London England Graduated At
Oxford, 1826; ordained priest, 1829; vicar of St. John's, Truro...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's difficulties with set...
See Champlain, Lake.
Separate Schools Manitoba
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) The question used as a test of
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superseded by George Pownall in 1775.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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