Canadian History Dictionary Irish Immigrants
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
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Tracy Alexandre De Prouville Marquis De 1603-1670 Served In The
French army, and in 1655 recaptured Cayenne from the Dutch. In ...
Index : General Brock Era Speaker Of Lower Canada Assembly His Commission As
lieutenant-colonel of militia cancelled by Governor Craig, 105;...
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley in his last illness, 14...
Dawson Sir John William 1820-1899 Born At Pictou Nova Scotia
Educated at Edinburgh University. Accompanied Sir Charles Lyell...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Objects of, 495; Mackenzie attacks...
Map Of Part Of Canada From Bay De La Val And Island Of Barnaby In The
River St. Lawrence to the Lakes Huron and Erie. For the use of ...
Stewart Sir William 1774-1827 British General Index : General Brock Era In
command of marines in expedition to Baltic, 24, 29; organizes R...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Gathered by Jesuits, for shipment...
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
King's College Nova Scotia
An academy opened at Windsor, Nova
Scotia, 1788. The following...
(Bishop Laval era) Algonquian chief, joins Dollard at Long Saul...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal, elected for Montreal in by-...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brigadier, commands battalion of La Sarr...
North American Fur Company
(Sir James Douglas era) Succeeds Pacific Fur Company, 134;
Burke Edmund 1729-1797 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin; and entered Parliament in 1765. In 1771 agent ...
Repentigny Captain De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) With Canadians, guards fords of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
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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