Canadian History Dictionary Haultain Frederick William Gordon 1857- Born In Woolwich
England. Educated at Montreal High School, Peterborough Collegi...
Historian. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Contributes to The Club
(John Graves Simcoe era) French priest, deported, 190.
Separate Schools North-west Territories
(George Brown Era) Provision for, opposed
by George Brown--he ...
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
Bib : Bourinot Parliamentary Procedure And Government And Manual
of the Constitutional History of Canada; Houston, Canadian
Dufferin And Ava Frederick Temple Hamilton Blackwood Marquess Of
(1826-1902). British commissioner to Syria, 1860; under-secreta...
Halliburton John Croke 1806-1884 Eldest Son Of Sir Brenton
Halliburton, chief-justice of Nova Scotia. Called to the bar, 1...
Nelson Wolfred 1792-1863 Born In Montreal Practised Medicine And
served as a surgeon in the War of 1812. One of the leaders of t...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
Bryce George 1844- Born At Mount Pleasant Near Brantford
Ontario. Educated at Toronto University and Knox College. Took ...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Garnett Edward Gibbon Wakefield Dent
Last Forty Years.
Newspaper, published by William Lyon Mackenzie.
(Lord Sydenham era) Between Britain and colonies. Sydenham's vi...
Organized as a provisional district in 1882. It then
(Lord Elgin era) Canadian and American systems compared,
See Champlain, Lake.
Bradstreet Simon 1603-1697 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
and emigrated to Massachusetts, where he became assistant judge...
Meares John 1756-1809 Born In England Entered The Navy 1776 And
served against the French until 1783. Entered the merchant serv...
West coast of Vancouver Island. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era...
Cartwright Richard 1759-1815 Born At Albany New York On The
outbreak of hostilities with the mother country came with his parents to
Upper Canada. For a time served as secretary to Colonel Butler of the
Queen's Rangers, and later engaged in business at Kingston in
partnership with Robert Hamilton. Made judge of the Court of Common
Pleas for the district, and on the formation of Upper Canada into a
separate province appointed to the Legislative Council. Urged to accept
a seat in the Executive Council, but repeatedly refused. Created
lieutenant of the county of Frontenac by Simcoe, and during the War of
1812 served as colonel of the militia. Occupied a position of great
prominence in the political and business life of the province. =Index=:
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Offered and refuses solicitor-generalship of Upper Canada, 120; his
letter of explanation, 121. (Egerton Ryerson era) His influence on Strachan, 37. (General Brock era)
Brock's high opinion of, 179. (John Graves Simcoe era) On later emigration from United
States, 57; member of Legislative Council, 79; his report on marriage
question, in Upper Canada, 86; accused by Simcoe of republicanism, 97,
98; asserts his loyalty, 98; advises Simcoe in regard to land
regulations, 103; describes methods of business in early times, 109.
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