Canadian History Dictionary Lacombe Albert 1827- Born At St Sulpice Quebec Ordained
priest, 1849, and immediately left for the western field. Labou...
Carleton Sir Guy
In British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First exp...
Doyle Lawrence O'connor
(Joseph Howe era) Contributed to The Club in Howe's
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
Rattray William Jordan 1835-1883 Born In London England
Emigrated to Canada, 1848. In 1858 graduated from Toronto Unive...
Stirling Sir William Alexander Earl Of 1567?-1640 King James Gave
him a patent, September, 1621, to the territory now embracing t...
(Lord Sydenham era) In Surrey, birthplace of Sydenham, 5.
Quebec Act 1774
Provided that the boundaries of the province of
Quebec in the ...
Nouee Anne De 1587-1646 Born In France Entered The Jesuit
novitiate in 1612; and came to Canada in 1626. For several year...
Royal Regiment Of New York
(Lord Dorchester era) Raised by Sir John Johnson, 151, 173.
Dieskau Jean Armand Baron De 1701-1777 Of German Descent Served
with distinction under Marshal Saxe. When it was made known to ...
Island in the West Indies. (General Brock era) Revolution in, 3...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Try to bring about peace with Indians,...
Seely Alexander Mclaughlan 1812-1882 Born In St John New
Brunswick. Engaged in lumbering, shipbuilding, and in banking. ...
Quebec Siege Of 1760
After the battle of Ste. Foy, April 20, 1760,
Le Valois Father
(Bishop Laval era) Recommends Saint-Vallier to succeed Laval, 1...
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
Boscawen Edward 1711-1761 Born In England Served At Porto Bello
1739-1740; at Cartagena, 1741; and in the West Indies, 1747. Co...
Brown Peter 1784-1863 Born In Scotland Emigrated To New York In
1838; was owner and editor of the British Chronicle. Removed to
Toronto, 1843, and founded the Banner, a Free-Church Presbyterian
organ. In 1844 with his son, George Brown, established the Toronto
Globe, and contributed to it for some years. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Father of
George Brown, 1; his hatred of slavery, 1; emigration to America, 1838,
2; contributes to Albion, 2; publishes The Fame and Glory of England
Vindicated, 2; establishes the British Chronicle, New York, 4;
removes to Toronto, and with his son establishes the Banner, 5; on
committee of Anti-Slavery Society, 113; his work on the Globe,
243-244; his death, 1863, 244. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.; Dent, Can.
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