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(Bishop Laval era) Archbishop of Rouen, desires ecclesiastical
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the men landed by Kirke on St....
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sides with the Kirkes, 194; his chara...
(Bishop Laval era) Dispute respecting, between Louis XIV and Po...
Came to Canada with Champlain, 1615. Returned to
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
Franklin Benjamin 1706-1790 American Statesman And Philosopher
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Fenety George E
(Wilmot era) On Wilmot, 131.
(Bishop Laval era) Hamlet, destruction of, 229. (Count Frontena...
Van Rensselaer Rensselaer 1802-1850 Son Of General S Van
Rensselaer of Albany, New York; for some time employed as a cle...
Cornwallis Charles First Marquis 1738-1805 Served In American
Revolutionary War; won victory at Camden over Gates, 1780, and ...
Hatheway George L
(Tilley era) Chief commissioner of the Board of Works, New
Area 31,800 square miles. Discovered by Etienne Brule,
Bib : Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Canadiennes For Biog
see Morgan, Can. Men.
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Bouquet Henry 1719-1765 Born In Switzerland Served In Holland
Sardinia, and with the Prince of Orange. Was Captain-commandant...
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
Blake Edward 1833- Born In Adelaide Ontario Educated At Upper
Canada College and University of Toronto. Called to the bar of Ontario,
1859. From 1867 to 1872 a member of Alexander Mackenzie's Dominion
ministry; in 1875-1877 minister of justice and attorney-general; and
1877-1878 president of the Council. From 1878 to 1887 leader of the
Liberal opposition in the House of Commons. In 1892 went to Ireland and
elected member for South Longford in the British House of Commons;
retired, 1907. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Favours attacks Canadian Pacific Railway
scheme, 235; resigns leadership of Ontario Liberals, 1872, 152; attacks
government on Redistribution Bill, 274; supports Costigan's Home Rule
resolution, 277; contrasted with Macdonald, 277-279; mutual antagonism,
277-279; supports Landry's motion that Riel's sentence should have been
commuted, 280; not favourable to commercial union, 296; refuses to run
in election of 1891, 315; denounces policy of unrestricted reciprocity,
315-316. (George Brown Era) His speech at Aurora advocating Imperial federation, 235,
240. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) On when rebellion is justified, 26, 27. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can.
Men; Who's Who, 1910; Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty Years; Ewan,
Hon. Edward Blake; Tache, Men.
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