Canadian History Dictionary Brockville
Chief town of Leeds County, Ontario, on left bank of St.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Melville Henry Dundas Third Viscount 1801-1876 Served Through
Rebellion of 1837. General, 1868. =Index=: (William Lyon Macken...
Engaged in the service of the Hudson's Bay Company,
west of th...
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
Barrington William Wildman Second Viscount 1717-1793 Entered
Parliament, 1740. Lord commissioner of Admiralty, 1746; a privy...
Christie David 1818-1880 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated At
Edinburgh High School. Came to Canada, 1833, and devoted himsel...
Talbot Thomas 1771-1853 Rose To The Rank Of Colonel In The British
army, and for a time attached to the staff of Governor Simcoe. ...
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Montcalm Louis Joseph Marquis De 1712-1759 Wolfe / Montcalm Era Seigneur De Saint
Veran, his appointment as commander-in-chief in New France, 1; ...
Macdonald Andrew Archibald 1829- Born In Brudenell Prince
Edward Island. Engaged in business as a general merchant. Sat i...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Vincent John 1765-1848 Born In England In 1781 Entered The Army
as ensign, and promoted lieutenant the same year. In 1786 capta...
Sutton H T Manners
(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada...
Forget Amedee Emmanuel 1847- Born In Ste Marie De Monnoir
Quebec. Studied law and called to the bar of Quebec, 1871. Secr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of De Caen's vessels, 156.
Odell William Franklin
(Wilmot era) Provincial secretary, New Brunswick, 8,
34, 57, 7...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand's Correspondence With 294 338 Proposed
appointment of, 330. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Burpee Isaac 1825-1885 Born At Sheffield New Brunswick
Represented city of St. John in Dominion Parliament, 1872-1885;...
Begbie Sir Matthew Baillie 1819-1894 Educated At Cambridge And
called to the English bar in 1844. Judge of the colony of British
Columbia and judge of the Vice-admiralty Court, 1858-1870. Chief-justice
of British Columbia, 1870-1894, and also judge of the Admiralty district
of British Columbia, 1891-1894. Knighted, 1875. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First judge
in British Columbia--arrives November, 1858, 239; born in Edinburgh,
1819, 239; succeeds to chief-justiceship of British Columbia and
Vancouver Island, 239; his services to the colony, 239; his notable
journey, 1859, to Upper Fraser, 254; his character, 255. =Bib.=: Begg,
History of British Columbia; Nicolls, Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie.
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