Canadian History Dictionary Bayfield Henry Wolsey 1795-1885 Born In Hull England Entered The
navy, 1806. Had a distinguished career in the navy, and served ...
Papal Nuncio. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Authorizes est...
Wiman Erastus 1834-1904 Born At Churchville Ontario Educated In
Toronto; early became engaged in newspaper work; joined the sta...
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
A literary and scientific society, founded at
Montreal in 1844...
Clitherow John 1782-1852 Entered Army 1799 Lieutenant-colonel
1812; served in the Egyptian campaign, 1801; the Hanover campai...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Spanish governor of Louisiana, his pro...
Robinson Sir John Beverley 1791-1863 Educated At Dr Strachan's
school, Kingston; studied law and became acting attorney-genera...
Blake Edward 1833- Born In Adelaide Ontario Educated At Upper
Canada College and University of Toronto. Called to the bar of ...
Rises in the Pelly Mountains about lat. 62 deg., and flows
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Bill brought in by Macdonald in 1882...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Seely Alexander Mclaughlan 1812-1882 Born In St John New
Brunswick. Engaged in lumbering, shipbuilding, and in banking. ...
Duplessis De Ste Helene Mere Andre
(Bishop Laval era) Her piety, 92.
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Sir John A Macdonald's Early Life In 2 Practises Law
there, 5; elected alderman of, 10; asked to be Conservative can...
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
Tolmie William Fraser 1812-1886 Born At Inverness Scotland
Studied medicine; joined the Hudson's Bay Company, 1832, arrivi...
Noble Colonel Arthur
A Massachusetts officer, sent by Governor
Shirley in 1746 to o...
The first steam vessel in Canadian waters was the
Index : Sir James Douglas Era At Clatsop 44 On The Columbia 59 Their Overland
expedition, 60, 64, 66; mouth of the Columbia the objective, 66...
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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