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(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand in command at, 1, 87, 9...
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
Murray Colonel John
(Wilmot era) Massachusetts Loyalist, 4.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Recommended by Simcoe as clerk of Coun...
Haro Gonzalez Lopez De
(Sir James Douglas era) Finds Russian establishments, 38. =Bib....
Napoleon I 1769-1821 Born At Ajaccio Corsica First Consul 1799
Crowned Emperor, 1804. Abdicated, 1814, and retired to Elba. Es...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
La Place Jacques De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary at Miscou, 234.
A pre-Aryan race, occupying the border-land between France
A French coureur de bois, whose tragic death forms the
Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
Brown John Storrow
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) With Papineau at St. Charles meetin...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grant Of To Sir William Alexander 223 Lord Dorchester Era Carleton
arranges to visit, 235; population of, 236; communication with ...
Born in Water Leven, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. Joined the
(Bishop Laval era) On Laval University, 99.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Bouquet at, 58, 63; Haldimand's h...
Tupper Sir Charles Bart
(1821- ). Born at Amherst, Nova Scotia.
Educated at Acadia Col...
Index : Wilmot Era Presents Address To Sir Charles Metcalfe 74-75 Grammar
schools in, 85. (Tilley era) Young Men's Debating Society, 7; p...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
Area, 260,862 square miles. Formerly Upper Canada. As a
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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