Canadian History Dictionary Fraser
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
Beaupre Seigniory Of
(Bishop Laval era) Acquired for Seminary of Quebec, 58;
Selwyn Alfred Richard Cecil 1824-1902 In 1845 Appointed Assistant
geologist in the Geological Survey of Great Britain; and direct...
Port Au Mouton Acadia
(Samuel de Champlain era) De Monts stops at, 19.
(Lord Dorchester era) Feeling aroused among, in connection with...
Cameron John Hillyard 1817-1876 Solicitor-general Upper Canada
1846-1848; represented Cornwall in Legislative Assembly, 1846-1...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) The resort of savants, 3.
Rosebery Archibald Philip Primrose Earl Of 1847- Born In London
Educated at Eton and Oxford. In 1881-1883 under-secretary for t...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Pierre Desportes, 146.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian name of St. Charles River, 148...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather to young Hurons, 233.
Stairs W J
(Joseph Howe era) President of Anti-Confederation League, Nova ...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Incorporated in 1847, 277-...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Taxes imposed upon, by Legislature of ...
Troop J C
(Joseph Howe era) Delegate of Nova Scotia Anti-Confederate part...
Peters T H
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
See House of Assembly.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, goes to Fort Ste. Anne in Cap...
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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