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(General Brock era) Flags hung there at half-mast on declaratio...
Lac De Soissons
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to Lake of Tw...
Perrot Nicolas 1620-1697 Born In France Came To Canada And
entered the service of the government at Quebec. Went on severa...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Abraham Martin, 146.
Brougham Henry Peter Baron 1778-1868 Born In Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. Secretary to Lord Rosslyn and Lord St....
Dosquet Pierre-herman 1691-1777 Native Of Lille France Came To
Canada, 1721; on his return to France, 1725, consecrated bishop...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Indians of, 148; projects of Amer...
The first definite step in the movement looking towards
Grey Sir Charles Edward 1785-1865 Educated At Oxford University
called to the bar, 1811; commissioner in bankruptcy, 1817; judg...
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard-joseph
Son of preceding. Engineer; made
a legislative councillor, in ...
Royal Highland Emigrants
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Regiment raised in Canada, 111, 1...
Hunter Captain Of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Obtains information as to movements of F...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, sails for Canada, 167; vessel...
Lount Samuel 1791-1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Member For Simcoe 316 Election
corruption, 317; given command of rebels, 360; arrives at Montg...
Kent And Strathern Edward Augustus Duke Of 1767-1820 Fourth Son
of George III and father of Queen Victoria. Sent to Canada, 179...
Levis Gaston-francois Chevalier De 1720-1787 Entered French Army
in 1735; named second in command to Montcalm, 1756; sailed for ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalist, murder of, 198.
Monckton Robert 1726-1782 Born In England Served In Flanders
1742; sent to Nova Scotia, 1752, and appointed lieutenant-gover...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Great Western Railway
Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845.
Absorbed by the Grand ...
Belleau Sir Narcisse 1808-1894 Born In The City Of Quebec And
educated there. In 1852 a member of the Legislative Council, and in
1857-1862 Speaker. Mayor of Quebec, 1860, when King Edward VII, as
Prince of Wales, visited Canada, and knighted on the occasion. In 1862
appointed minister of agriculture in the Cartier-Macdonald ministry; and
in 1865 premier and receiver-general in a coalition government.
Appointed lieutenant-governor of the province of Quebec, 1867; resigned
in 1873. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Succeeds Sir E. P. Tache as titular head of
coalition government--proposed by J. A. Macdonald, and accepted by
George Brown, 191; Macdonald the virtual leader of government, 191. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era)
His connection with British North America Act, 102-103.. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Nominal
head of government, 1865, 123. =Bib.=: Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.; Taylor,
Brit. Am.; Dent, Last Forty Years.
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