Canadian History Dictionary Simcoe John Graves 1752-1806 John Graves Simcoe Era Speaks In House Of Commons On
Constitutional Act, 7, 8; birth and family, 15; death of his fa...
Lieutenant-governor of Quebec, 1785-1789. =Index=: (Lord Dorche...
Law Captain John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First sergeant at arms of the Upper Ca...
(Tilley era) Deserts his party in New Brunswick, 18.
Sutherland Thomas J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans occupation of Navy Island, 4...
Juchereau De St Denis
(Count Frontenac era) Wounded in skirmish on Beauport flats,
Chartier De Lotbiniere Eustache Gaspard Michel
(Lord Dorchester era) Advised in
connection with question of C...
Moss Sir Charles 1840- Born In Cobourg Ontario Studied Law And
called to the bar of Ontario, 1869. Lecturer and examiner to th...
Wolfe James 1727-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Intrusted By William Pitt With Command
of expedition against Quebec, 65, 73; singular anecdote of, 65;...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
Richmond Charles Lennox Fourth Duke Of 1764-1819 Entered
Parliament, 1790; privy councillor, 1807; lord lieutenant of Ir...
The Fenian Brotherhood is said to have been formed about
Wiman Erastus 1834-1904 Born At Churchville Ontario Educated In
Toronto; early became engaged in newspaper work; joined the sta...
(Lord Sydenham era) Tenure of, in Canada, 175; Lord John Russel...
Riel Louis 1844-1885 Born In St Boniface Manitoba Educated At
the Jesuit College, Montreal. Leader of the Rebellion of 1869-1...
(George Brown Era) On agricultural possibilities of North-West
Appointed governor of Vancouver Island by Earl
Grey; left Engl...
Quesnel Frederick A
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Special Council of Lower Canada,
Representation Bill 1853
(Lord Elgin era) Sir John Macdonald's view on, 132-133.
A Survey of Lake Ontario, done by N. Laforce of the
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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