Canadian History Dictionary Quebec Literary And Historical Society
Founded at Quebec in 1824,
largely through the influence and l...
Cochrane Thomas 1777-1804 Born In Nova Scotia A Member Of The
English bar. Chief-justice of the Supreme Court of Prince Edwar...
North West Company
Organized in 1795, by a number of merchants
chiefly of Montrea...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Chaussegros De Lery Gaspard-joseph
Son of preceding. Engineer; made
a legislative councillor, in ...
Roquemont Claude De Sieur De Brison
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company
of New Fr...
Buade Antoine De
(Count Frontenac era) Grandfather of Frontenac, 61.
Scovil W H
(Tilley era) Confederation candidate in St. John County, New
Dundas George 1819-1880 Lieutenant-governor Of Prince Edward
Island, 1859-1869. Afterwards lieutenant-governor of St. Vincen...
Sherwood Henry 1807-1855 Represented Toronto In Legislative
Assembly, 1841-1854; member of Executive Council and solicitor-...
Arnold Benedict 1741-1801 A Druggist At New Haven Conn When The
War of Independence broke out, in 1775, organized an expedition...
Ripon Frederick John Robinson Earl Of 1782-1859 Born In London
Educated at Harrow and Cambridge. In 1806 entered Parliament; i...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Son of Dupont-Grave, accompanies Cham...
X Y Company
Founded at Montreal in 1795 by several partners of the
Bib : Kingsford History Of Canada Dent Upper Canadian Rebellion
and Last Forty Years; Read, Lives of the Judges.
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
Baldwin La Fontaine Hincks And Their Time
Minutes of Executive
Council, Correspondence, registers, index...
Entree de la Riviere Niagara, dans le fond du Lac Ontario ou
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
Helmcken John Sebastian
Born in England, 1832. Studied medicine and
admitted a member ...
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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