Canadian History Dictionary Rebellion Of 1837 In Upper Canada
Almost the exact counterpart of the
revolt in the lower provin...
Inglis Charles 1734-1816 Born In Ireland Emigrated To America
taught school in Pennsylvania for a time, and then took holy or...
Saumarez Sir Thomas
(General Brock era) His letter to Brock from Halifax, 223.
Town in Ontario, situated at mouth of River Maitland, Huron
(General Brock era) Battle of, its significance, 72-73.
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Rose Sir John 1820-1888 Born In Aberdeenshire Scotland Educated
there. In 1836 emigrated to Canada, and served during the Rebel...
Brought up as a draper; drifted to the West Indies,
where he h...
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
Penny Edward Goff 1820-1881 Born In England In 1844 Came To
Canada, studied law, and in 1850 called to the bar of Lower Can...
Simcoe John Graves 1752-1806 John Graves Simcoe Era Speaks In House Of Commons On
Constitutional Act, 7, 8; birth and family, 15; death of his fa...
Cartwright J S
(Lord Sydenham era) Opposes union of provinces in Upper Canada
Dearborn Henry 1751-1829 Served Through War Of The Revolution
accompanied Arnold's expedition to Canada. Secretary of war, 18...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Their appeal to the public, 26-27....
Algonquian chief. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Urges Cham...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
Selkirk Thomas Douglas Earl Of 1771-1820 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Influenced By
Mackenzie's Voyages, 7, 94; gains controlling interest in Hudso...
Bowell Sir Mackenzie 1823- Born In England Came To Canada With
his parents, 1833, and engaged in journalistic work. In 1867 el...
Pointe Au Fer
(Lord Dorchester era) British troops concentrated at, 153.
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Boulton Henry John
Son of D'Arcy Boulton; born in England, 1790.
Studied law and called to the English bar. Emigrated to Canada, 1816,
and practised in Upper Canada. In 1818 appointed solicitor-general;
attorney-general, 1829; elected to the Assembly for Niagara; removed
from attorney-generalship by colonial secretary on account of his
independent votes in Assembly, 1833; proceeded to England to vindicate
his actions; appointed chief justice of Newfoundland, 1833; removed from
office, 1838, and returned to Canada. Represented town of Niagara in
Assembly, 1841-1844, and Norfolk County, 1848-1851. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era)
Solicitor-general, reprimanded, 152-153; dismissed from office of
attorney-general, 232; threatens rebellion, 233; chief justice of
Newfoundland, 235. (Lord Elgin era) Responsible for amendment of Union Act, 123. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Removed from office of attorney-general, 16; in Clergy Reserves debate,
349. =Bib.=: Short Sketch of Upper Canada. For biog., see Morgan,
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