Canadian History Dictionary Connor George Skeffington
Born in Ireland. Educated at Trinity
College, Dublin. Came to ...
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
Walsingham William De Grey First Baron 1719-1781 Lord Dorchester Era
Solicitor-general of England, his views on Canadian laws, 62. =...
Sumner Charles 1811-1874 American Statesman And Leader In The
anti-slavery movement. Elected to Senate, 1851; chairman of com...
Boyd John 1828-1893 Born In Ireland Emigrated To New Brunswick
and engaged in business at St. John. In 1880 called to the Sena...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Fortified post on Lake Champlain frontie...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Letter In Regard To Asgill 199 Bib : Cyc Am
Pointe Au Fer
(Lord Dorchester era) British troops concentrated at, 153.
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada,...
De Lancy's Brigade Of Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Mentioned, 202.
Coles George 1810-1875 Tilley Era Delegate To Quebec Conference 77
Foster George Eulas 1847- Born In Carleton County New Brunswick
Entered political life as member for King's County, New Brunswi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Abandons French post at Toronto, ...
(Wilmot era) Candidate in St. John County, opposes responsible
European And North American Railway
(Wilmot era) Wilmot's attitude towards,
127. (Tilley era) Peto...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Construction Of Stimulated By Provincial Guarantee 1849
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Captured by Major Carleton, 149.
Bib : Dawson Peter Redpath Governor And Benefactor Of Mcgill
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
Salaberry Colonel De
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Comes to Kingston to solic...
Bedard Pierre Stanislas 1762-1829 Educated At The Seminary Of
Quebec; studied law, and appointed advocate, 1790. Elected for
Northumberland to the first Legislature of Lower Canada, 1792. In 1806,
with a number of other French-Canadians in the Assembly, founded Le
Canadien, to represent the views of the popular party. In 1810 the
paper seized, and Bedard and his associates arrested on a charge of
treasonable practices. Released the following year. In 1812 appointed
judge of the District Court of Three Rivers. Retired in 1829 on account
of ill health. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Leader of French-Canadians in Lower Canada
Assembly, 27; opposes property tax, 27; establishes Le Canadien, 28;
considered by Sir James Craig a dangerous revolutionist, 28; sent to
jail, 29; released and charges withdrawn, 29; moves resolution as to
ministerial responsibility, 96. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Claims liberty of the press, 95;
sent to jail, 95; released, 96; asks for ministerial responsibility, 96.
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; demands trial, 128; released, 145. =Bib.=: Parent,
Pierre Bedard et Ses Deux Fils in Journal d'Instruction Publique,
1859; Christie, History of Lower Canada; De Gaspe, Memoires;
Dionne, Pierre Bedard et Ses Fils; Dionne, Pierre Bedard et Son
Temps (R. S. C., 1898).
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