Canadian History Dictionary Howe Joseph 1804-1873 Joseph Howe Era Born At Halifax 1804 1 His Father
John Howe, a United Empire Loyalist, 1, 2; his Southampton spee...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) English secretary to Haldimand, 2...
Minto Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Earl 1847- Educated
at Eton and Cambridge, and entered the army, 1867. Served with ...
Douglas Sir James 1803-1877 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era A Man Of Imperial Mind 225
highest qualities as administrator, 225; with Dr. McLoughlin, 2...
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
Gaillardin Claud J C
(1810-1880). (Count Frontenac era) French historian, referred
(Bishop Laval era) Nephew of Huron chief, deserts to the Iroquo...
(Wilmot era) Judge of Supreme Court, New Brunswick, 8; succeeds...
Wentworth Sir John 1737-1820 Born In Portsmouth New Hampshire
Educated at Harvard. In 1765 went to England as agent of the pr...
West coast of Vancouver Island. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era...
(Bishop Laval era) Cause of difficulty between the court of Fra...
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands Montreal militia, 105.
St Lawrence Island
See Cape Breton.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Incorporated in 1847, 277-...
(Lord Sydenham era) Made commissioner of crown lands, 333. (Bal...
The history of this feudal system of land tenure,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His impression of Wolfe's conversation o...
Mather Cotton 1663-1728 Count Frontenac Era On Failure Of Phipps's Expedition
302; on rescue of some men cast ashore on Anticosti, 304. =Bib....
The first census in Canada seems to have been taken in 1640,
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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