Canadian History Dictionary Cuvillier Augustin
Entered public life in 1815 as member for
Huntingdon, which he...
Halliburton John Croke 1806-1884 Eldest Son Of Sir Brenton
Halliburton, chief-justice of Nova Scotia. Called to the bar, 1...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His report on state of affairs at...
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
(Count Frontenac era) Complete absence of, in New France,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, returns to France, 209.
Daniel Antoine 1600-1648 Son Of Antoine Daniel Of Dieppe Entered
the Society of Jesus; came to Canada in 1633; and in 1634 accom...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, 1851, 228; la...
Chatham William Pitt First Earl Of 1708-1778 The Great
Commoner," who brought England "to a height of prosperity and g...
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Wife of William Lyon Mackenzie, gr...
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Leroux Laurent 1758-1855 Western Fur Trader Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Builds
post on Great Slave Lake, 18; sends Sutherland and the "English...
(Lord Dorchester era) Captures American post at Cedars, 142; gi...
Bib : Parkman Conspiracy Of Pontiac Smith Historical Account Of
Bib : Mackenzie History Of The Fur-trade In His Voyages
Hendry's Journal (R. S. C., 1907); Cocking's Journal (R. S. C.,...
Born in Scotland. Educated at King's College, Aberdeen.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Pierre Desportes, 146.
(Lord Dorchester era) Following treaty of Paris, 7; its
Carleton Thomas 1736-1817 Served With Wolfe In 1755
quartermaster-general of the army in Canada, 1775; wounded in t...
Aylwin Thomas Cushing 1806-1871 Born In Quebec City Studied Law
and called to the bar, 1828. First entered public life, 1841, as member
for Portneuf. After filling the office of solicitor-general in two
administrations, raised to the bench, 1848. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Opposed to
union of provinces, 235. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Member for Portneuf, his relations with
Reform party in Upper Canada, 79; supports Cuvillier for speakership,
1841, 87; his attitude as to debt for public works, 99; denounces
government, 130; becomes solicitor-general for Lower Canada, 134;
elected for Quebec, 1844, 252; his bitter attack on Metcalfe on his
elevation to peerage, 257; solicitor-general, 284. (Lord Elgin era) One of opposition
leaders in 1847, 45; returned in 1847 elections, 50; solicitor-general
for Lower Canada in La Fontaine-Baldwin ministry, 53; member of
Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty
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