Canadian History Dictionary Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at N...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out stores for De Caen, 136.
By John 1781-1836 Born In England Entered The Army In 1799 In
1802 came to Canada; returned to England in 1811; and served in...
River St Lawrence
Plan of part of the River St. Lawrence, from
Montreal to the P...
Mcbride Richard 1870- Born In New Westminster British Columbia
Educated at the public and high schools, New Westminster. Elect...
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
John And Thomas
(Count Frontenac era) Vice-admiral's ship in Phipps's squadron,...
Academy Of Arts
See Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.
Le Caron Joseph
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet missionary, 85; goes to coun...
Spencer John Charles Third Earl 1782-1845 Entered Parliament
1804, and sat almost continuously to 1834; chancellor of the ex...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Strongly favoured by Macdonald; oppo...
Sevigne Marie De Rabutin-chantel 1627-1696 Count Frontenac Era Her Son-in-law A
candidate for governorship of Canada, 65; describes severities ...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on bra...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Third aide-de-camp to Montcalm, 2; accom...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Captured by Major Carleton, 149.
(Count Frontenac era) Left in charge of Port Nelson, 346.
Faillon Abbe Michel Etienne 1799-1870 Historian Index : Count Frontenac Era
Quoted, 4, 9; his description of conduct of Perrot, governor of...
Clark Sir William Mortimer 1836- Born In Aberdeen Scotland
Educated at Marischal College, Aberdeen; studied law at the Uni...
Cameron Malcolm 1808-1876 Elected To Assembly Of Upper Canada For
Lanark, 1836. A persistent opponent of the Family Compact. Appointed
inspector of revenue, under Bagot. Held various offices in the La
Fontaine-Baldwin and Hincks administrations. In 1863 resigned his seat,
to accept appointment as Queen's Printer. Represented South Lanark in
Dominion House, 1874-1876. =Index: B= Opposes George Brown in Kent and
Lambton, 1851, 40, 41; a Clear Grit, who had joined Hincks-Morin
government, 40-41; defeated by Brown, 77. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Opens discussion on
responsible government, 1841, 90; assistant commissioner of public
works, 1848, 284; a bitter opponent of Sir F.B. Head--held minor office
under Bagot, radical in his sympathies, 284; his resignation, 337; a
leader of the Radicals, 341. (Lord Elgin era) Elected 1847, 50; becomes assistant
commissioner of public works, in La Fontaine-Baldwin ministry, 53; a
leading member of Clear Grits, 110; joins Hincks-Morin government, 112;
president of the Executive Council, 113; becomes minister of new
department of agriculture, 117; postmaster-general, 1853, 126; defeated
in Lambton, 134; advocates complete secularization of Clergy Reserves,
163. (Egerton Ryerson era) Opposes separate schools, 224. =Bib.=: Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.;
Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty Years; Morgan, Cel. Can.
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