Canadian History Dictionary Charlevoix Pierre-francois-xavier De 1682-1761 First Came To
Canada in 1705, as an instructor in the Jesuits' College at Que...
Nelson Robert 1794-1873 Born In Montreal Practised As A Surveyor
and in 1812 served during the War. In 1827 elected with Louis J...
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) The resort of savants, 3.
A town in Saguenay County, Quebec, situated at the
St Martin Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Tryon William 1725-1788 Born In Ireland Served In The British
army. In 1764 sent to North Carolina, and on the death of Dobbs...
Temple Richard Temple Grenville Earl 1711-1779 Represented
Buckingham and Buckinghamshire in Parliament, 1734-1752; first ...
Isle Aux Noix
On the Richelieu River. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) ...
Barclay Robert H
Born in Scotland. Took part in the battle of
Trafalgar. Sent t...
Scott Thomas 1746-1824 Born In Scotland Studied For The Ministry
and became a probationer; employed for a time as private tutor....
Williston John T
(Tilley era) Deserts Liberal party in New Brunswick, 18;
Built by North West Company, 1788, on southern shore
of Lake A...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 257.
Index : Bishop Laval Era Bishop Of Quebec 12 Lord Dorchester Era Appointed Roman Catholic Bishop
of Quebec, 23.
Bonnecamps Joseph Pierre De 1707-1790 Born In France Entered The
Jesuit order, and came to Canada in 1741, when he was appointed...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's letter to, 72.
(General Brock era) Government vessel, foundering of, in Lake O...
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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