Canadian History Dictionary Blanchard Hiram
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused in connection with Walker affair,...
Hoofstad van Kanada; an de Rivier van St. Laurens; das de
Brown John Gordon 1827-1896 Brother Of George Brown Born In
Scotland. Educated in Edinburgh and New York. In 1844 engaged o...
(George Brown Era) Origin of the name, 78.
Farrer Edward 1850- Canadian Journalist Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Chief
editorial writer of the Globe, 312; his pamphlet on annexation-...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Capital Of Acadia 270 Captured By Phipps 274 Samuel De Champlain Era
Settlement made at, 32; new settlers arrive under Poutrincourt,...
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, ...
(Sir James Douglas era) First sea-going vessel on Fraser River,...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Fraser Simon 1776?-1862 Brought To Canada As A Child From New York
state, his widowed mother settling near Cornwall. Joined the No...
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Rises in the Pelly Mountains about lat. 62 deg., and flows
Malartic Anne Joseph Hyppolite Count De 1730-1800 Born In France
In 1745 entered the army; and in 1749 came to Quebec as assista...
Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Secretary To The Portugal Commission 220 Wilmot Era His
sarcastic reference to Glenelg, 42. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Prescott Richard 1725-1788 Born In England Entered The Army And
promoted major, 1756; lieutenant-colonel, 1762, and served in E...
Boyd John 1828-1893 Born In Ireland Emigrated To New Brunswick
and engaged in business at St. John. In 1880 called to the Sena...
(General Brock era) British ship taken by the Constitution, 284...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Introduction of, by the royal pro...
Lount Samuel 1791-1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Member For Simcoe 316 Election
corruption, 317; given command of rebels, 360; arrives at Montg...
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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