Canadian History Dictionary Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commissioner for exchange of prisoners, 2...
Needham William H
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, 10, 18; character, 12,
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
(Samuel de Champlain era) An early settler in Quebec, 145, 146;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189; in battle of Ste....
Aubert De La Chesnaye Charles 1630-1702 Born At Amiens Came To
Canada, 1655. Chief clerk of the Compagnie des Indes Occidental...
Chisholm G C
(Lord Sydenham era) Sergeant-at-arms of Legislative Assembly, 3...
Pambrun Pierre Chrysologue
Served in the Canadian Voltigeurs during
the War of 1812. Ente...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Surgeon, arrested for treason, 27...
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
Chatham William Pitt First Earl Of 1708-1778 The Great
Commoner," who brought England "to a height of prosperity and g...
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
Duquesne De Menneville Michel Ange Marquis De
Appointed governor of
New France 1752, in succession to La Jon...
Aumont Marechal D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain serves under, 1.
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; prot...
Campbell Robert 1808-1894 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
1832, and sent to the Mackenzie River district, 1834. For the n...
Macdonald John Alexander
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Eldest son of Sir John A.
Fort Ontario Oswego Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand In Command Of 29
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
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).
Next: Bedard Dr William
Previous: Bedard Elzear