Canadian History Dictionary Easton James
(Lord Dorchester era) American officer, demands surrender of Ca...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
Prince Edward Island
Under the name of Isle St. John, it appears in
(Lord Dorchester era) In search for Strait of Anian, 26.
Index : Count Frontenac Era Creates West India Company 49 Disapproves Frontenac's
action in summoning "three estates," 67; anti-clerical tendenci...
(Bishop Laval era) Ravages of, 239. See Smallpox.
Eldest daughter of Louis Hebert, Quebec; married to
(Lord Dorchester era) Magistrate, strong anti-military feeling ...
Taylor Sir Henry 1800-1886 Born In England In 1824 Appointed To
the permanent staff of the colonial office, with which he was c...
Cass Lewis 1782-1866 Served Under General Hull In War Of 1812
Drew up Hull's flamboyant proclamation to the people of Canada....
(Samuel de Champlain era) Suggested by Champlain, 5; undertaken...
Sewell Jonathan 1766-1839 Born At Cambridge Mass Educated At
Bristol, England. In 1785 studied law in New Brunswick under Wa...
Power Michael 1804-1848 Born In Waterford Ireland Emigrated To
Canada. Ordained a priest, and became cure of La Prairie, which...
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
King's American Regiment
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Fanning, 202.
At the junction of the Ottawa and the St. Lawrence.
(Lord Dorchester era) Their objections to the Quebec Act, 70. (...
Ordre Du Bon Temps
(Samuel de Champlain era) Social club established at Port Royal...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Their Output Of Iron Manufacture 60 Americans Cast
cannon at, 141. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Use made of, by H...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Appointed Superintendent Of Public Instruction By Bagot
115. =Bib.=: Bibaud, Dict. Hist. and Pan. Can.
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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