Canadian History Dictionary Port Royal
Founded by De Monts in 1605. The basin had been discovered
Ontario. Plan of the new settlement from Point a Bodet
Riel Rebellion 1869-1870 The Territorial Rights Of The Hudson's Bay
Company having been transferred to Canada, a surveying party un...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, landed at Grand Cibou, 200; w...
Campbell Sir Archibald 1769-1843 Born In Scotland Entered The
army, 1787. Served throughout the Peninsular War, 1808-1814; in...
O'donoghue William B
A professor in St. Boniface College. Elected a
member of the f...
(Count Frontenac era) Executed for conspiracy against Champlain...
Osler William 1849- Born In Bond Head Ontario Educated At
Toronto and McGill Universities; from 1874 to 1884 professor of...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Murdered at Fort Garry by Riel's fol...
Beckwith John A
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in York, 108.
(Count Frontenac era) Physician of the Seminary at Montreal, 91...
Quesnel Jules Maurice
(Sir James Douglas era) Accompanies Simon Fraser on voyage down...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Placed in command of French left (Beaupo...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Attempt to settle Alabama question b...
(General Brock era) British war vessel, mutiny of crew, 11.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Methodist preacher, not allowed to off...
Masse Enemond 1574-1646 Born In France Entered The Society Of
Jesus, 1596. In 1611 went to Port Royal (Annapolis); and later ...
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Blake William Hume 1809-1870 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin, and emigrated to Canada in his youth. During the
Rebellion in 1837, paymaster of the Royal Foresters. Called to the bar
of Upper Canada, 1838. A member of the Legislative Assembly for East
York, 1847, and solicitor-general in the La Fontaine-Baldwin
administration, 1848-1849. In 1850 chancellor of Upper Canada, retiring
March, 1862. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Speaks before Reform Association, Toronto,
223; elected for York, 279; solicitor-general, 1848, 284; absent in
Europe, 284; on Rebellion Losses Bill, 314-315; quarrel with MacNab,
315; burnt in effigy in Toronto, 318; raised to the bench, 337. (Lord Elgin era)
Returned in elections, 1847, 50; solicitor-general for Upper Canadian
first La Fontaine-Baldwin Cabinet, 53; father of Edward Blake; attacks
Family Compact; bitter conflict with Sir Allan MacNab, 69. (George Brown Era) Speaks
before Toronto Reform Association, 1811, 21; burnt in effigy, 36; in the
fight for responsible government, 261. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Challenged by John A.
Macdonald, 36. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Solicitor-general, debate on Rebellion Losses Bill,
489. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por., and Last Forty Years; Read, Lives of
the Judges; Cyc. Am. Biog.
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