Canadian History Dictionary War Of 1812
Declared by the United States against Great Britain in
Cremazie Octave 1827-1879 His Life A Peculiarly Sad One Having
made a failure of his business as a bookseller in Quebec, went ...
Bib : Dawson Peter Redpath Governor And Benefactor Of Mcgill
(Lord Dorchester era) Dorchester has Act passed in 1794 by Asse...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era First Bishop Of Quebec 271 John Graves Simcoe Era Appointed Bishop Of
Quebec, 158; visits Upper Canada, 158; made legislative and exe...
(General Brock era) Naval victory of, 12.
Franklin Benjamin 1706-1790 American Statesman And Philosopher
Prevost Augustin 1725?-1786 Father Of Sir George Prevost Entered
the army; served under Wolfe at Quebec, 1759; became lieutenant...
Sumner Charles 1811-1874 American Statesman And Leader In The
anti-slavery movement. Elected to Senate, 1851; chairman of com...
John And Thomas
(Count Frontenac era) Vice-admiral's ship in Phipps's squadron,...
Succeeded Sir James Douglas as governor of British
Cockburn James 1819-1883 Born In Berwick-on-tweed England Came
to Canada, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1846. Practis...
Marquette Jacques 1637-1675 Born At Laon In The North Of France
Joined the Society of Jesus about 1654, and sailed for Canada, ...
The name originally applied by General Murray to the
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Admiral Saunders's ship, in action off B...
Scott Winfield 1786-1866 Entered The United States Army And
served in the War of 1812. From 1832 to 1838 engaged in Indian ...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Assassination Of 11 Samuel De Champlain Era Assassinated 64 Bib :
Chambers, Biog. Dict.
Shea Sir Ambrose 1818-1905 Born At St John's Newfoundland
Entered Newfoundland Assembly, 1850; Speaker, 1855-1861; member...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats La Fontaine in Ter...
Hume Joseph 1777-1855 Born At Montrose Scotland Studied
medicine; entered the service of the East India Company, 1797; ...
Buller Charles 1806-1848 Born In Calcutta Entered Parliament In
1830; and called to the bar, 1831. In 1838 secretary to Lord Durham and
accompanied him on his momentous mission to Canada. In 1846 judge
advocate-general, and in 1847 chief poor law commissioner. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
His connection with Durham's Report, 235; on colonial self-government,
235. (Lord Sydenham era) Lord Durham's chief secretary, 98; object of great dislike to
Upper Canada Tories, 98; his speech in House of Commons on union
resolutions, 122; advocates responsible government for Canada, 123. (William Lyon Mackenzie era)
Credited with authorship of Lord Durham's Report, 82, 83. =Bib.=: Dict.
Nat. Biog.; Strachey, Charles Buller: Bradshaw, Self-Government in
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