Canadian History Dictionary Potash
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Price James Hervey 1797-1882 Born In England Came To Canada And
settled at Toronto, 1828. Studied law and called to the bar, 18...
Evans James 1801-1846 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England
Emigrated to Canada; opened a school near L'Original, and about...
(Lord Elgin era) Postmaster-general in Hincks-Morin government,...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Selected As Seat Of Government And Later As Capital Of The
Dominion, 79. (George Brown Era) Selection of, as capital, oppo...
Fidler Peter 1769-1822 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
about 1791. Carried on extensive explorations and surveys in th...
Angus Richard Bladworth 1831- Born At Bathgate Near Edinburgh
Came to Canada, 1857, and joined the staff of the Bank of Montr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Algonquian chief, 10, 75, 77.
Franchise Act 1885
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Its terms, 258-259; fiercely opposed...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, provided ...
Uniacke Richard John 1753-1830 Born At Castletown County Cork
Ireland. Emigrated to the West Indies, 1773; went from there to...
Wallace Nathaniel Clarke 1844-1901 Born At Woodbridge Ontario
Educated at the public schools and Weston Grammar School; taugh...
Laurier Sir Wilfrid 1841- Born At St Lin Quebec Studied Law At
McGill University, and called to the bar, 1864. Entered public ...
Moffatt George 1787-1865 Born In England Emigrated To Canada And
engaged in business in Montreal. Served during the War of 1812....
Separate Schools Manitoba
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) The question used as a test of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
First described from actual observation by Father
(Sir James Douglas era) Of Pacific coast, largely due to Vancou...
Moody Richard Clement 1813-1887 Born In The Barbados West Indies
Entered Woolwich Military Academy, 1827; first lieutenant, 1835...
Scrope A Poulett
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Quoted on Baldwin, 64, 80;...
Amherst Jeffrey Baron 1717-1797 Sent To America 1758 And In
co-operation with Admiral Boscawen, captured Louisbourg that year. With
General Prideaux and Sir W. Johnson, took Ticonderoga, 1759. Reduced
Montreal the following year. Appointed commander-in-chief and
governor-general in America, 1761. Raised to peerage, 1776, as Baron
Amherst of Holmesdale. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) In command of Louisbourg
expedition, 73; commander-in-chief of forces in America, 77; operates
against Montreal, 77; his slowness of movement, 97, 122; held in check
by Bourlamaque, 131; compels Bourlamaque to evacuate Forts Carillon and
Frederic, 146. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Replaces Abercromby, 21; wrecks Fort George, 22; his
delay at Lake Champlain, 25; praises Haldimand's forbearance at Niagara,
27; builds a strong fort at Crown Point, 28; arrives at Oswego, 34;
Montreal surrenders to, 38; takes up quarters at New York, 40; nominal
governor of Canada, 41; notifies Haldimand of promotion, 42; approves
scheme for smelting old guns, 47; retirement of, 53; letter from
Haldimand, 82; recommends Haldimand for New York command, 83; his
interest in Louis Haldimand, 88; blind to true situation in America,
103; anxious to see Haldimand on his return to England, 105-106; meets
Haldimand at Sydneys, 311; entertainments given by, 324-325; Haldimand
on, 326, 332; Haldimand visits, 337, 339. (Lord Dorchester era) Canada surrendered to, 2;
grants religious freedom, 10. See also Louisbourg; Ticonderoga; Crown
Point. =Bib.=: Expedition of British and Provincial Army ... against
Ticonderoga and Crown Point; Samuel Waldo, Reduction of Louisbourg
(Dominion Archives, 1886); Johnstone, Journal of Louisbourg, 1750-1758
(Coll. de doc. rel. a la Nouvelle France, vol. 3); Dict. of Eng.
Hist.; Dict. Nat. Biog.; Bradley, The Fight with France; Parkman,
Montcalm and Wolfe.