Canadian History Dictionary Simpson Thomas 1808-1840 Born In Dingwall Scotland Educated At
University of Aberdeen. In 1829 appointed secretary to his cous...
Black John 1818-1882 Born In Scotland Emigrated To America With
his parents and studied for a time at Delaware Academy at Delhi...
(Tilley era) Candidate in York, New Brunswick, 108.
Bonne Captain De
Born in France, and before coming to Canada served
in the regi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Great-nephew of Haldimand, 312.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 139.
North West Company
Organized in 1795, by a number of merchants
chiefly of Montrea...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Massacre of, by Americans after c...
Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Parish erected, 175; united to Seminary,
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) English secretary to Haldimand, 2...
Bib : Parkman Montcalm And Wolfe Smith Our Struggle For The
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their fighting force an uncertain...
Area 31,800 square miles. Discovered by Etienne Brule,
Farrer Edward 1850- Canadian Journalist Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Chief
editorial writer of the Globe, 312; his pamphlet on annexation-...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Appointed Solicitor-general 1834 57 Becomes Member Of
Executive and Legislative Councils, 1838, 57; leader of party o...
Ottawa University Of
Established, 1848. Originally incorporated
under the title of ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 390.
Seaport of New Brunswick, and the chief town of Charlotte
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats Hincks in Oxford, ...
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jail, 29; released and charges withdrawn, 29; moves resolution as to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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