Canadian History Dictionary Higginson Captain
Private secretary to Sir Charles Metcalfe.
Hazen Robert Leonard 1806-1874 Born In St John New Brunswick
Studied law and called to the bar, 1832; sat for St. John in Ne...
(Bishop Laval era) Iroquois chief, conversion of, 65; edifying ...
Eldest son of Antoine Daniel, of Dieppe, and brother of
Born in England, 1758. Accompanied Captain Cook on
his last vo...
Stewart Alexander 1794-1868 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Engaged
in West India trade. Afterwards studied law and called to the b...
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(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
Perceval Spencer 1762-1812 General Brock Era British Prime Minister
assassinated, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Came to Nova Scotia as lieutenant-colonel of
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Their Output Of Iron Manufacture 60 Americans Cast
cannon at, 141. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Use made of, by H...
St Vallier Jean Baptiste De La Croix Chevrieres Des 1653-1727
Born at Grenoble. Came to Canada in 1685 as vicar-general under...
A town on the Canadian side of the Detroit River.
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Count Frontenac era) Executed for conspiracy against Champlain...
Guilford Frederick North Second Earl Of 1732-1792 Entered
Parliament, 1754; chancellor of the exchequer 1767; premier, 17...
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128.
Gage Thomas 1721-1787 Fought Under Braddock At Monongahela 1755
and under Abercrombie at Ticonderoga, 1758. Took part in the ca...
Bell Alexander Graham 1847- Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University and London University; came to Canada i...
Gore Sir Francis 1769-1852 Served In The Army Lieutenant-governor
of Bermuda, 1804; lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, 1806-181...
Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's Land,
1839. Subsequently entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company and
rose to the position of chief trader. Went back to Scotland, 1852. Spent
some time in Australia, and returned to the Red River Settlement as
recorder of Rupert's Land, 1862. Appointed a delegate to Ottawa to
present the views of the settlers on the taking over of the country by
the Dominion government, 1870. Proceeded to Scotland, where he died.
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