Canadian History Dictionary Fort Ticonderoga
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
Vankoughnet Philip Michael Scott 1823-1869 Born In Cornwall
Ontario. Studied law and called to the bar, 1843; practised in ...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
Fairfield John 1797-1847 Sat In Congress 1835-1839 Governor Of
Maine, 1839-1840, and 1842. Member of the United States Senate,...
Macdonell Lieutenant-colonel John
Born in Glengarry; son of
Lieutenant-Colonel Alexander Macdone...
(Lord Sydenham era) Maiden name of Sydenham's mother, 4.
Prince Of Wales College
Located at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. Founded, 1860,...
Inglis Charles 1734-1816 Born In Ireland Emigrated To America
taught school in Pennsylvania for a time, and then took holy or...
(General Brock era) Father of Sir Isaac Brock, 6.
Bayfield Henry Wolsey 1795-1885 Born In Hull England Entered The
navy, 1806. Had a distinguished career in the navy, and served ...
Graham Sir James
(Lord Sydenham era) His views on corn duties and Irish Church, ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A strong defence on left bank of St. Cha...
Brown John Gordon 1827-1896 Brother Of George Brown Born In
Scotland. Educated in Edinburgh and New York. In 1844 engaged o...
At mouth of Kaministiquia River, Lake Superior. =Index=:
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 259, 260.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Attempts to introduce, 181, 187.
Negotiated between Great Britain and the United
States, 1842, Lord Ashburton acting for the former and Daniel Webster on
behalf of the latter. Provided for the settlement of the international
boundary between Maine and Canada. Of the territory in dispute, the
United States got about seven-twelfths and Canada five-twelfths. Also
provided for the determination of the boundary in the St. Mary River
and thence to the Lake of the Woods; for the free navigation of the St.
John River; for the suppression of the slave trade, and for the
extradition of criminals. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham takes part in
negotiations leading to, 336. (Wilmot era) Boundary question settled by, 135. (Tilley era)
Settlement of, checks projected railway from St. Andrews to Quebec, 53.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Settlement of, 118. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Winsor,
Narrative and Critical History, Vol. vii; White, The Ashburton
Treaty, in Univ. Mag., October, 1907; The Ashburton Treaty: an
Afterword, in Univ. Mag., December, 1908; Houston, Canadian
Constitutional Documents; Hertslet, Treaties and Conventions.
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