Canadian History Dictionary Gosselin Abbe Auguste 1843- Born At St Charles De Bellechasse
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary and at Laval University. Or...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Office of, Durham's view of power ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commanded by Riedesel, 114; not a...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era On Rebellion Losses Bill 320-321 George Brown Era On Canadian
independence, 143; attitude towards United States during war wi...
Capital of the province of Manitoba. Founded about 1862. In
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Called to the Council, 72; expelled...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Historian His Praise Of Talon 113 Louis Joseph Papineau Era On Papineau 56
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) On Haldimand, 291. =Bib.=: =Works...
Pointe Au Fer
(Lord Dorchester era) British troops concentrated at, 153.
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Increased in 1841, 99; and...
Thompson David 1770-1857 Born In The Parish Of St John's
Westminster, England. Educated at the Gray Coat School; and ent...
Kuprianoff Ivan Andreevich
(Sir James Douglas era) Succeeds Wrangell in Russian America,
Monts Pierre Du Guast Comte De 1560-1611 In 1603 Became Head Of
the Company formed by Champlain to plant colonies in New France...
First superior of Jesuit missions in Canada;
arrived at Quebec...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
Dewart Edward Hartley 1828-1903 Born In Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents at age of six. Educated at local schools and a...
Served in the siege of Quebec. On July 29, 1759, in
(Samuel de Champlain era) Under clerk at Tadoussac, 133; placed...
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
Arthur Sir George 1784-1854 The Last Lieutenant-governor Of Upper
Canada, 1838-1841. The chief event of his tenure of office was the
suppression of the Upper Canadian Rebellion. Had been successively
governor of Honduras and Van Diemen's Land previous to his Canadian
appointment; and on leaving Canada appointed to the governorship of
Bombay. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Governor of Upper Canada, 435; disregards clemency
petitions, 435; learns of intended attack on Canada, 441; renews reward
for Mackenzie's capture, 445; proposes exchange of prisoners and
refugees, 463; United States refuses, 463. (General Brock era) Organizes military
gathering at Queenston Heights, 313. (Lord Sydenham era) Succeeds Sir F. B. Head, 109;
reactionary in his views, 109-110; his attitude towards responsible
government, 125-126; cautioned by colonial secretary, 127; instructed to
act in harmony with new governor-general, 144; meets him at Montreal,
153; explains his position and views, 156-161; receives governor-general
at Toronto, and hands over seal of province, 197. (Egerton Ryerson era) His efforts to
repel American attacks, 117; Ryerson disappointed in, 118; proposes
division of Clergy Reserves, 119. See Rebellion of 1837 (Upper
Canada). =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Dent, Upper Canadian
Rebellion; Bradshaw, Self-Government in Canada; Read,
Lieutenant-Governors of Upper Canada.
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