Canadian History Dictionary King's College New Brunswick
(Wilmot era) Charter granted by George IV,
1828, 49; endowed b...
Arthur Sir George 1784-1854 The Last Lieutenant-governor Of Upper
Canada, 1838-1841. The chief event of his tenure of office was ...
Evans James 1801-1846 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England
Emigrated to Canada; opened a school near L'Original, and about...
Amherst Jeffrey Baron 1717-1797 Sent To America 1758 And In
co-operation with Admiral Boscawen, captured Louisbourg that ye...
(Lord Sydenham era) Permanent provision for, considered necessa...
Efforts were made from time to time by Canada, between
On Jemseg Creek, Queen's County, New Brunswick. =Index=: (Count...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Naval officer, Upper Canada, 178.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Publisher of first books printed ...
(Bishop Laval era) Established by La Salle in Illinois country,...
(Samuel de Champlain era) General name given by French to four ...
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Name Toronto officially changed to, 20...
Gouin Sir Lomer 1861- Born In Grondines Quebec Educated At
Sorel College and Laval University, Montreal; studied law and c...
Shaw Major-general Aeneas
(General Brock era) Stationed on frontier between Kingston
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Jean Baptiste 1632-1709 Son Of Pierre Le
Gardeur (q.v.). His father brought him to Canada at the age of ...
Quebec Conference 1864
To discuss terms of Confederation. =Index=:
(Sir Georges E. Ca...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to Canada to study legal situation, ...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Visits England, 1831, 90; his connection ...
Archibald Sir Adams George 1814-1892 Educated At Pictou Academy
Studied law; in 1838 called to the bar of Prince Edward Island; and to
that of Nova Scotia in 1839. Elected to the Nova Scotia Assembly for
Colchester, 1851. Attorney-general of Nova Scotia, 1860-1863. Delegate
to the various Conferences leading up to Confederation. Became
secretary of state for the provinces in first Dominion ministry.
Lieutenant-governor of Manitoba, 1870-1872; and of Nova Scotia,
1873-1883. Knighted, 1885. =Index=: =Md
Secretary of state for
provinces in first Dominion ministry, 135; succeeds MacDougall as
lieutenant-governor of the North-West Territories, 161-162. (Joseph Howe era) Becomes
solicitor-general and member of Executive Council of Nova Scotia, 1856,
157; attorney-general, 1860, 169; leader of the opposition, 176;
delegate to Charlottetown Conference, 1864, 177; supports
Confederation, 186; goes to England as delegate to complete
Confederation, 189; his interview with Joseph Howe, 189; member of first
Dominion ministry, 1867, 198; retires from ministry, and succeeded by
Howe, 226. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) First lieutenant-governor of Manitoba, 130. (Tilley era) Delegate
from Nova Scotia to Charlottetown Conference, 73; delegate to Quebec
Conference, 77; secretary of state in first Dominion ministry, 129.
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