Canadian History Dictionary Amnesty Act 1849 Lord Elgin Era William Lyon Mackenzie Takes Advantage Of 91
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Proposed by Elgin, on beha...
Coffin William Foster 1808-1878 Born In Bath England Came To
Quebec with his father, an army officer, 1813. Returned to Engl...
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
Jay John 1745-1829 American Statesman And Jurist Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Negotiates treaty with Great Britain, 283, 286. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am...
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Did Not Believe That Sydenham Was Really In Favour Of
responsible government, 312; his reactionary policy, 313. (Sir ...
Studied law at Lincoln's Inn, and called to the bar,
1791. In ...
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
Rocky Mountain Fur Company
Founded at St. Louis, in 1822, by William
H. Ashley. The field...
Beauharnois Charles Marquis De 1670-1749 Entered French Navy
1686, and rose to the rank of admiral in 1748. In 1726 appointe...
See St. Maurice River.
Correspondent And Advocate
Newspaper. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper,
(Samuel de Champlain era) General name given by French to four ...
City of Ontario, on Burlington Bay, west end of Lake
Le Ber De Senneville Jacques 1633-1706 One Of The Principal
merchants of Montreal; married in 1658 Jeanne, sister of Charle...
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
Strachan John 1778-1867 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Graduated At
King's College, Aberdeen, 1796. Came to Canada, 1799, and opene...
Beckwith John A
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in York, 108.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Egoism the principle of, 17; Parkman on,...
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Louis Hebert, 112, 146.
Bryce George 1844- Born At Mount Pleasant Near Brantford
Ontario. Educated at Toronto University and Knox College. Took part in
the skirmish at Ridgeway during the Fenian Raids. In 1871 removed to
Manitoba and organized Manitoba College. Professor of English literature
in Manitoba College, 1871-1909; and head of the faculty of science and
lecturer in biology in Manitoba University, 1891-1904. Moderator of the
General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, 1902-1903.
President of the Royal Society of Canada, 1909-1910. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) On
causes of Riel Rebellion, 158. =Bib.=: Works: Manitoba; Short History
of the Canadian People; Apostle of Red River; Hudson's Bay Company;
Romantic Settlement of Lord Selkirk's Colonists. For biog., see
Morgan, Can. Men.; Canadian Who's Who.
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