Canadian History Dictionary Giscome Portage
Leading from the Parsnip River to the Fraser, in
Bib : Nelson's Ency
Kingsford William 1819-1898 Came To Canada From England In 1837
Qualified as a civil engineer in Montreal, and practised his pr...
Aix-la-chapelle Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France,
April 18, 1748. Broug...
Powell Colonel Walker 1828- Born In Waterford Ontario Educated
at the county Grammar School, and at Victoria College, Cobourg....
Hull William 1753-1825 Born In Derby Conn Educated At Yale
University, and called to the bar, 1775. Served with distinctio...
(Count Frontenac era) Author of Le Comte de Frontenac, referred...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Jesuit Director Of Missions 152 His Letter To
Provincial of Recollets, 154; wrecked off Canseau Island, 200; ...
Girouard John Joseph 1795-1855 Born In Quebec Studied Law And
called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1816. Elected to the Assembl...
Represented Lord Selkirk's interests as governor
of the Red Ri...
Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1...
A village on the shores of the Basin of Minas. Stands upon
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Incorporated In Indian Confederacy 148 Bib : See
Iroquois; Six Nations.
Seward William Henry 1801-1872 Governor Of New York 1838
appointed secretary of state by Lincoln, 1860. =Index=: =N= Sug...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Intended to be analogous to lords-lieu...
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-18...
Fort William Henry
On Lake George. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Siege and
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Schoolmaster at Quebec, 234.
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
Cholera Epidemic 1832 And 1834 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Imported By Immigrants 87
government blamed for neglect to provide quarantine, 88; commit...
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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