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Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
(General Brock era) Commands detachment of 41st Regiment at Bro...
Jesuits' Estates Act
Passed by the Mercier government in Quebec,
1888. Following th...
Pontbriand Henri-marie Dubreuil De 1709-1760 Born In Vannes
France. In 1741 consecrated bishop of Quebec, and left Paris fo...
Campbell General Dr Commissioner For Exchange Of Prisoners 207
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Scheme opposed by Strachan, 28-29.
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada,...
Lyons Richard Bickerton Pemell Earl 1817-1887 British
diplomatist. =Index=: (George Brown Era) British ambassador at ...
English Settlers In Canada
(Lord Dorchester era) Position taken by, 9; find French
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Built By Hudson's Bay Company At Mouth Of Naas River
1831, 116; moved forty miles south, 1834, 120. =Bib.=: Walbran,...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's desire to establish, 169. See...
(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Conquest Of The Great
North-West. See also Iberville.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
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Andros Sir Edmund 1637-1713 Appointed Governor Of New York 1674
governor of all the New England colonies, 1685. Recalled on acc...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposition to settle with disban...
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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