Canadian History Dictionary Allanshaw James
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Legislative Council, New Brunswick,
Beaudoncourt Jacques De
(Bishop Laval era) On the brandy question, 39; his account
Odell William Franklin
(Wilmot era) Provincial secretary, New Brunswick, 8,
34, 57, 7...
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Moss Thomas 1836-1881 Born In Cobourg Ontario Educated At Gale's
Institute, Upper Canada College, Toronto, and at the University...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Intended to be analogous to lords-lieu...
Lewis Meriwether 1774-1809 And Clark William 1770-1838
American explorers. Sent by the United States Government, in 18...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
Prevote Provost's Court
(Count Frontenac era) Abolished, 1674, reestablished, 1677,
Monckton Robert 1726-1782 Born In England Served In Flanders
1742; sent to Nova Scotia, 1752, and appointed lieutenant-gover...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Report on, 153; Mackenzie offered ...
Partelow John R
(Wilmot era) Opposed to responsible government, 65; his views
(General Brock era) Purchase of Louisiana by, 42; consequent ch...
Verrazano Giovanni Du
Born near Florence, Italy, in 1470. Entered
French marine serv...
Burk Rev J
(John Graves Simcoe era) Censured by Simcoe, 190.
Medical doctor. Resided at Burford Plains, near
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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