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(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Napoleon I 1769-1821 Born At Ajaccio Corsica First Consul 1799
Crowned Emperor, 1804. Abdicated, 1814, and retired to Elba. Es...
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Virginian, settled at Chippewa, 13...
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
The Hudson's Bay Company and the North West Company
Commanded Spanish expedition to North-West Coast, 1775.
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
Located at Halifax. Founded by George Ramsay, ninth
Earl of Da...
(General Brock era) At war with republican France, 8; its invas...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, Hudson's Bay ...
(Bishop Laval era) Devotion to, encouraged by Laval, 86; commen...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brule, Marsolet, et al., 144.
Botsford Bliss 1813-1890 Born At Sackville New Brunswick
Educated at King's College, Fredericton; called to the bar, 183...
West coast of British Columbia, north of Queen
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanged for treason, 301.
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
Mackenzie Sir Alexander 1755-1820 John Graves Simcoe Era Visits Simcoe 188
recommends establishment of two trading-posts on Pacific coast,...
Jefferson Thomas 1743-1826 Third President Of The United States
Brought up as a draper; drifted to the West Indies,
where he had charge of an estate; and thence to New Caledonia. In 1852
superintendent of the coal mines at Nanaimo. Nominated by Douglas as
chief justice of Vancouver Island, 1853, and the appointment confirmed
by the colonial office the same year. Succeeded by Needham in 1858.
Retired from the bench, 1864. Died at Belmont, Vancouver Island, 1872.
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