Canadian History Dictionary Lestrees Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Bestowed by king on diocese of Quebec, 136.
Creighton John 1794-1878 Born In Nova Scotia Called To The Bar
1816, and created Q. C. by royal warrant, 1845. Sat in the Legi...
Brown Peter 1784-1863 Born In Scotland Emigrated To New York In
1838; was owner and editor of the British Chronicle. Removed to...
Lac De Soissons
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to Lake of Tw...
Richardson James 1791-1875 Entered The Provincial Marine 1809
and served through the War of 1812. Entered the ministry of the...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
Rose Sir John 1820-1888 Born In Aberdeenshire Scotland Educated
there. In 1836 emigrated to Canada, and served during the Rebel...
(George Brown Era) His account of the negotiations between Brow...
Mills David 1831-1903 Born In The Township Of Orford Kent County
Ontario. Educated at the University of Michigan. Taught school ...
Ordre Du Bon Temps
(Samuel de Champlain era) Social club established at Port Royal...
Mccarthy D'alton 1836-1898 Born In Dublin Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents, 1847. In 1858 called to the bar; in 1871 a be...
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Force gathered by, and Ligneris, dispers...
Cockburn James 1819-1883 Born In Berwick-on-tweed England Came
to Canada, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1846. Practis...
(George Brown Era) His evidence on land grants in Upper Canada,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe occupies, 189; set on fire by Cana...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary in Cape Breton, 237...
Read David Breakenridge 1823- Born In Augusta Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the bar of U...
Seven miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Briti...
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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