Canadian History Dictionary Meredith Sir William Collis 1812-1894 Born In Dublin Ireland
Emigrated to Canada; in 1836 called to the bar of Montreal, and...
Bib : Lemoine The Hon Henry Caldwell Lc At Quebec
Rose Sir John 1820-1888 Born In Aberdeenshire Scotland Educated
there. In 1836 emigrated to Canada, and served during the Rebel...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, assists in taking Fort St. ...
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; came to Prince
(Samuel de Champlain era) On the settlement at Ste. Croix, 25. ...
Accompanied Elisa to North-West Coast, 1790;
founded a Spanish...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian minister, establishes sch...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Very prevalent, 72; punishments for, 7...
Village on Canadian side of Niagara River. =Index=: (General Br...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Germans And Dutch
(Lord Dorchester era) Large admixture of, among United Empire
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's opinion of, 335.
Bib : Morice Dict Hist Des Canadiens De L'ouest Burpee Search
for the Western Sea.
Van Rensselaer Solomon 1774-1852 Born In Rensselaer County New
York. Entered the army in 1792 as a cornet of cavalry, later be...
Steeves William Henry 1814-1873 Born At Hillsborough New
Brunswick. Represented Albert County in the Assembly, 1846-1851...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
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Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
Pompadour Jean Antoinette Poisson Marquise De 1721-1764 Wolfe / Montcalm Era
Assisted in Bougainville's promotion, 177.
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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