Canadian History Dictionary Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at N...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mass celebrated in her house on resto...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Father of Samuel Champlain, 1.
See Joly de Lotbiniere; Chartier de Lotbiniere.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Increased in 1841, 99; and...
(General Brock era) Island of, birthplace of Brock, 1-6.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Wabash River, 22.
(Bishop Laval era) Life of Olier by, 135.
Canadian Pacific Railway
The contract for construction of the railway
was signed Oct. 2...
Brock Sir Hugh
(General Brock era) Supposed ancestor of General Brock, 5.
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, arrival of, 105.
Naval station, four miles from Victoria, Vancouver Island.
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's interest in, 77; arrival of colonist...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Bib : Bourinot Parliamentary Procedure And Government And Manual
of the Constitutional History of Canada; Houston, Canadian
Ruette D'auteuil Francois-madeleine-fortune
(Count Frontenac era) Son of Denis,
succeeds him, 138; makes t...
Bank Of Upper Canada
Established 1823 with a capital of $41,364,
which had increase...
Abbott Joseph 1789-1863 Born And Educated In England Came To
Canada, 1818. Missionary of the Church of England. Wrote The Em...
(Lord Elgin era) Provided for by law in 1874, existed some
Caron Rene Edouard 1800-1876 Born In The Parish Of Ste Anne
Lower Canada. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec and at St. Pierre
College; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1826. Mayor
of Quebec, 1833-1837; sat in Assembly, 1834-1836; appointed a member of
the Legislative Council of Lower Canada by Lord Gosford, but did not
take his seat. Member of the Legislative Council of Canada, 1841;
Speaker, 1843-1847 and 1848-1853; member of the La Fontaine-Baldwin
government and of the Hincks-Morin government; judge of the Superior
Court of Quebec, 1853; afterwards judge of the Court of Queen's Bench
and judge of the Seigniorial Court. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Mayor of Quebec, and
member of Legislative Council, 1841, 83; a man of liberal views, 83;
member of La Fontaine's ministry, 83; Speaker of Legislative
Council--acts as go-between for Draper and La Fontaine, 259-263;
president of Legislative Council, 284. (Lord Elgin era) Refuses to enter Draper
ministry, 43; becomes president of Council in first La Fontaine-Baldwin
Cabinet, 53; leading member of Liberal party in Lower Canada, 109;
president of Council in Hincks-Morin government, 113; raised to Bench,
126; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Turcotte, R. E. Caron;
Morgan, Cel. Can.; Taylor, Brit. Am.; Dent, Last Forty Years and
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