Canadian History Dictionary Mohawk Indians
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages
stood in t...
Garfield James Abram 1831-1881 Twentieth President Of The United
States. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Favourable to proposed Reci...
Archibald Sir Adams George 1814-1892 Educated At Pictou Academy
Studied law; in 1838 called to the bar of Prince Edward Island;...
Sketch of part of the River Chateauguay, George Williams,
Born in New England. Engaged in the fur trade west of
(Lord Elgin era) On British ignorance of Canada, and Elgin's
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, arrival of, 105.
Tasse Joseph 1848-1895 Born In Montreal Educated At Bourget
College. Chose journalism as his profession; in 1867 became edi...
Viger Denis Benjamin 1774-1861 Born In Montreal Educated For The
legal profession. Practised in Montreal for some years; and in ...
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Garnett Edward Gibbon Wakefield Dent
Last Forty Years.
(George Brown Era) Moves approval of George Brown's course in
(General Brock era) Brock's faithful servant, 11.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Reports legislative debates, 106; ...
Bethune Alexander Neil 1800-1879 Born In Glengarry Ontario In
1823 ordained deacon, and in 1824, priest. In 1847 archdeacon o...
(Lord Elgin era) Canadian and American systems compared,
Lac De Soissons
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to Lake of Tw...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
Hearne Samuel 1745-1792 Came To Fort Prince Of Wales On The
Hudson's Bay Company's ship Prince Rupert. Under instructions f...
Robinson Colonel Beverley 1723-1792 Born In Thornbury England
Entered the army; took part as a major, under Wolfe, in the att...
Bidwell Marshall Spring 1799-1872 Born In New England Came To
Canada with his father, 1812, and practised law. In 1824-1835 a member
of the Upper Canada Assembly; in 1829 elected Speaker of the House, and
re-elected, 1835. One of the leaders of the popular party of Upper
Canada, and his outspoken sympathy with the Rebellion of 1837-1838
resulted in his banishment. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Elected Speaker of the House,
151; defends Mackenzie, 181, 182; moves committee of inquiry, 184; moves
Mackenzie's eligibility, 243; discountenances royal veto, 251; again
elected Speaker of the House, 261; Head declines to make him judge, 377;
defeated for the House, 380; refuses nomination to Convention, 343;
gives legal advice to rebels, 343; his part in the Rebellion, 357;
accepts voluntary exile, 358. (Egerton Ryerson era) One of the leaders of the popular
party in Upper Canada Assembly, 66, 67. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por. and
Upper Canadian Rebellion; Morgan, Cel. Can.; Cyc. Am. Biog.;
Davin, The Irishman in Canada.
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