Canadian History Dictionary Macgillivray William
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
On Red River, about two miles below mouth of
St Lawrence River
Rises at the source of the St. Louis River, west
end of Lake S...
Off the coast of Nova Scotia. It was known from about
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand's Correspondence With 294 338 Proposed
appointment of, 330. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Perche France Bishop Laval Era Many Colonists Natives Of 116
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) The domain of France, 18. See also under...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
(General Brock era) Affair of, 82-86.
Blachford Frederic Rogers Baron 1811-1889 Born In England
Educated at Eton and Oxford. In 1844 registrar of joint-stock c...
(General Brock era) Quartermaster-general of militia,
(Joseph Howe era) Chosen leader of Anti-Confederation party in
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Miami River, 22. (General Brock era) ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Independent temper of the colony,...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Director of the Canadian Pacific Rai...
The history of this feudal system of land tenure,
Fournier Telesphore 1824-1896 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
1846; one of principal editorial writers on Le National; electe...
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jail, 29; released and charges withdrawn, 29; moves resolution as to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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