Canadian History Dictionary Quebec City
Founded by Champlain (q.v.), in 1608. Seventy-three
Burton Sir Francis
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Lieutenant-governor of Lower Canada...
Louis Xiii King Of France 1601-1643 Succeeded His Father Henry
IV, in 1610. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Close relations of ...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
North West Company
Organized in 1795, by a number of merchants
chiefly of Montrea...
Doutre Joseph 1825-1886 Born In Beauharnois Quebec Called To The
bar, 1847. Early became a leader of the Liberal party. One of t...
Wilmot William Wilmot Era Father Of L A Wilmot 2 Lumberman 3 Son Of
Lemuel Wilmot, 3; his family, 3-4; a Baptist, 9; moves to Frede...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their fighting force an uncertain...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Vergennes Charles Gravier Count De 1717-1787 Born In Dijon
Educated there at the Jesuit College. In 1740 entered the diplo...
Protestant Protective Association
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Carries on an anti-Roman
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
Bib : Dent Can Por Morgan Cyc Can Biog Begg History Of
the North-West. See also Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
(Bishop Laval era) Canadian priest, accompanies Laval to France...
Bernetz Chevalier De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands battalion of Royal Roussillon
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
(Lord Sydenham era) Provision made for, by Clergy Reserves, 77....
Index : General Brock Era Lieutenant-governor Of Upper Canada 8 78 His Civil And
military service, 78; arms supplied to, 97; arrives at Quebec f...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Sioux Offer To Attack 148 Described As Fickle
credulous, and timid, 148. =Bib.=: Pilling, Bibliography of Alg...
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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