Canadian History Dictionary Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1...
Bib : Burpee Search For The Western Sea Bryce Hudson's Bay
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
La Terriere Pierre De Sales
Came to Canada from France, 1766;
appointed agent at Quebec fo...
Quebec Siege Of 1775-1776
See American invasion; Montgomery;
Arnold; Dorchester. =Bib.=:...
The first steam vessel in Canadian waters was the
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Meaning of the term--attitude of pub...
Ryerson Colonel Joseph
(Egerton Ryerson era) Father of Egerton Ryerson, a United
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Lord Dorchester era) British vessel on Lake Champlain, 154.
(Lord Dorchester era) Superior of Jesuits, sends petition to th...
Bib : Dollier De Casson Histoire Du Montreal 1640-1672 Morin Le
vieux Montreal; McLennan, Anciens Montrealais ("Canada Francais...
Bib : White Atlas Of Canada Tyrrell Report On Northern Alberta
(Geol. Survey, 1886); Burpee, Search for the Western Sea; Hind,...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
Rebellion Losses Bill
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Furious debate on, between MacNab ...
Caen Emery De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Nephew of Guillaume, 137; left in com...
Franchere Gabriel 1786-1856 Born At Montreal Joined The Pacific
Fur Company, organized by John Jacob Astor, and sailed from New...
In northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
See York Factory.
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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