Canadian History Dictionary Doutre Joseph 1825-1886 Born In Beauharnois Quebec Called To The
bar, 1847. Early became a leader of the Liberal party. One of t...
Steinhauer Henry Bird 1804-1885 A Full-blooded Chippewa Indian
Born in the Ramah Indian settlement, Lake Simcoe, Ontario. Adop...
Queylus Abbe De
(Count Frontenac era) Sulpician, appointed vicar-general for Ca...
Bryce George 1844- Born At Mount Pleasant Near Brantford
Ontario. Educated at Toronto University and Knox College. Took ...
Battle in War of 1812, Oct. 26, 1813. The stream from
Indian chief. (Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Meares...
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Home Rule In Ireland
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Resolutions on, in Canadian Parliame...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Granted by pope, celebrated in Quebec...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to the Upper ...
(Lord Sydenham era) Its address to the electors in opposition t...
Scovil W H
(Tilley era) Confederation candidate in St. John County, New
Johnston Sir W
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Chief-justice of Quebec, 119; his ...
(Count Frontenac era) Cayuga chief, brought back from France by...
(General Brock era) Brock's faithful servant, 11.
Mair Charles 1840- Born In Lanark Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, Kingston. Paymaster for the Dominion government at ...
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
A western tribe, occupying the country between the west
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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