Canadian History Dictionary Stuart Sir James 1780-1853 Born At Fort Hunter New York Educated
at King's College, Windsor, Nova Scotia. Appointed assistant se...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Creates West India Company 49 Disapproves Frontenac's
action in summoning "three estates," 67; anti-clerical tendenci...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
Village on Canadian side of Niagara River. =Index=: (General Br...
O'donoghue William B
A professor in St. Boniface College. Elected a
member of the f...
Area 10,000 square miles. Discovered by Brebeuf and
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Objects of, 495; Mackenzie attacks...
Appointed governor of Vancouver Island by Earl
Grey; left Engl...
Barthe J G
Member for Yamaska in Canadian Assembly, 1841-1844.
Tolmie William Fraser 1812-1886 Born At Inverness Scotland
Studied medicine; joined the Hudson's Bay Company, 1832, arrivi...
Aberdeen John Campbell Hamilton Gordon Seventh Earl Of 1847- A
baronet of Nova Scotia. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Succeeded ...
Henry William Alexander 1816-1888 Joseph Howe Era Solicitor-general Nova
Scotia--becomes provincial secretary, 1856, 157; resigns from
The first public library in Canada was the Quebec library,
(Bishop Laval era) Royal engineer, directs erection of fortific...
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
Sifton Clifford 1861- Educated At Victoria University Removed To
Manitoba and called to the bar of that province, 1882. Elected ...
Watson Samuel James 1837-1881 Born In Ireland Educated At Belfast
Academy. Came to Canada and engaged in newspaper work, 1857. Ap...
Powell Henry Watson 1733-1814 Born In England Entered The Army
in 1756 became captain; and in 1759 served in the West Indies; ...
Newspaper published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Jose...
(Lord Dorchester era) Engineer, his work on the fortifications ...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Johnson in the Niagara campaign, and in 1760 in the Montreal expedition.
During the Revolution served on the British side in New York and in
Canada. Appointed superintendent of Indian affairs. Died in Niagara,
1794. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of Rangers, lays waste Wyoming district, 151; value
of his services, 154; acts for Guy Johnson, 155; conduct of Indians
commanded by, disapproved, 170; cruelties practised upon his Rangers,
172; disbands Rangers and takes up land on Niagara frontier, 256;
entertained by Haldimand, 327. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
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