Canadian History Dictionary Marchand Etienne 1755-1793 Engaged In The Trade Between The West
Indies and North and South America. In 1790 sailed from Marseil...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, at Quebec, 189;
Brock Sir Isaac 1769-1812 General Brock Era Birth And Descent 6 Enters Army
at age of fifteen, 7; joins 49th Regiment with rank of captain,...
A French coureur de bois, whose tragic death forms the
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 383.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
On Hudson Bay. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Captured by Ibervill...
Van Buren Martin 1782-1862 Eighth President Of The United States
(General Brock era) Opposite Fort Erie, fortified, 197.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Thompson David 1770-1857 Born In The Parish Of St John's
Westminster, England. Educated at the Gray Coat School; and ent...
Lincoln Abraham 1809-1865 Fourteenth President Of The United
States. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Believed by George Brown to...
Inspector-general, 1845-1848, and again, 1854-1858.
By the Act...
Wilson Sir Adam 1814-1891 Born In Edinburgh Educated In That
city. In 1830 came to Canada; studied law under Robert Baldwin ...
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal, 88...
Tasse Joseph 1848-1895 Born In Montreal Educated At Bourget
College. Chose journalism as his profession; in 1867 became edi...
(Sir James Douglas era) His expedition to Sacramento in 1841, 1...
(Tilley era) Represents Charlotte County in New Brunswick
(General Brock era) British sloop, her boats capture United Sta...
Skinner Charles N
(Tilley era) Candidate in St. John County. New Brunswick,
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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