Canadian History Dictionary Pennsylvania Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Allen, 202.
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Suggested As Site For City 175 Douglas's Spelling Of
name, 175; H. M. S. Constance arrives there, 184.
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
Accompanied Alexander Mackenzie on his memorable
journey of 17...
Kerr W J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Attempts Mackenzie's assassination...
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
(Count Frontenac era) Abenaquis chief, 329.
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian minister, the first to co...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian, brings news to Champlain of K...
The name has been popularly applied to the whole territory
Newspaper published in New York. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
First discovered by Peter Pond, about 1778. Ten years
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Egoism the principle of, 17; Parkman on,...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; prot...
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage to the North-West Coast for sea-...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
Supreme Court Of Canada
Created by Act of Parliament in 1875.
Consists of a chief-just...
(Wilmot era) Appointed by Governor Colebrooke as provincial
Cameron Sir Matthew Crooks 1822-1887 Born In Dundas Ontario
Educated at the Home District Grammar School, Toronto, and at Upper
Canada College; studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1849.
Sat in the Assembly for North Ontario, 1861-1863 and 1864-1867. Defeated
in North Ontario for election to the House of Commons, 1867. Elected to
the Ontario Assembly for East Toronto; provincial secretary, 1867-1871;
commissioner of crown lands, 1871-1872; leader of the opposition in the
Assembly, 1872-1876. Appointed judge of the Court of Queen's Bench,
1878; chief-justice of the Common Pleas Division of the High Court of
Justice, 1884. =Index: B= Seconds motion to submit Confederation scheme
to the people, 185. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por.; Rattray, The Scot in
British North America; Read, Lives of the Judges.
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