Canadian History Dictionary Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 capta...
(Lord Dorchester era) Name of Sorel changed to, 240.
Isbister Alexander K
(1820-1883). Born in the territories of the
Hudson's Bay Compa...
Gosford Archibald Acheson Second Earl Of 1775?-1849
Governor-general of Canada, 1835-1838. =Index=: (Louis Joseph P...
Company Of Canada Merchant Adventurers Of Canada
Organized by David
Kirke, and chartered by Charles I, to explo...
Area 10,000 square miles. Discovered by Brebeuf and
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Casual and territorial, how derive...
Seaport of France. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Merchants...
City of Quebec, at the mouth of St. Maurice River. First
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
(Lord Dorchester era) British war vessel, arrival of, 137.
(Sir James Douglas era) Character of, 52. (General Brock era) O...
Tait Sir Melbourne Mctaggart 1834- Born At Melbourne Quebec
Educated at St. Francis College, Richmond. Studied law in Montr...
Wake Sir Isaac 1580-1632 Born At Hartwell Northamptonshire
England. Educated at Oxford. Entered the diplomatic service, an...
Bib : Parkman Montcalm And Wolfe Crockett History Of Lake
Champlain; Smith, Our Struggle for the Fourteenth Colony; Reid,...
Protestant Protective Association
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Carries on an anti-Roman
Bib : Memoir In French Hist Coll Of Louisiana 2d Ser Vol
2; letters and other documents, in Margry, Decouvertes; Shea, V...
(Lord Dorchester era) Its effect in the United States, 272, 273...
Aubert De La Chesnaye Jacques
(Count Frontenac era) Trader, La Barre's dealings with,
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
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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