Canadian History Dictionary Martin Abraham 1589-1664 Born In Scotland Came To Canada In 1614
having married Marguerite Langlois the previous year. Engaged a...
Baranof Alexander Andrevitch 1747-1819 Governor Of Russian
America. Had been manager of a glass factory at Irkutsk, Siberi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His impression of Wolfe's conversation o...
Seignelay Marquis De
(Count Frontenac era) Succeeds his father, Colbert, in ministry...
Porto Rico Island
(Samuel de Champlain era) Taken and abandoned, by English in 15...
Area, 260,862 square miles. Formerly Upper Canada. As a
Stirling Sir William Alexander Earl Of 1567?-1640 King James Gave
him a patent, September, 1621, to the territory now embracing t...
Rebellion Of 1837 In Lower Canada
The culmination of a long
agitation, on the part of the French...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Composition of, under Constitution...
Candiac Chateau Of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Birthplace of Montcalm, 3; position of,
La Sarre Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12, 29...
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
Seven miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Briti...
A group of tribes, of Athapaskan stock. The name means
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
Select Committee On Grievances
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Seventh report of, 26; Mackenzie
(Bishop Laval era) Chapel dedicated to, in church at Quebec, 84...
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Director Of Seminary 55 Grand Vicar Accompanies Laval To
France, 134. =Bib.=: Douglas, Old France in the New World.
Cathcart Charles Murray Earl 1783-1859 Served In Holland 1799
saw service through Peninsular War; fought at Waterloo; assumed title,
1843; succeeded General Jackson as commander-in-chief of the forces in
British North America, 1845; administrator the same year, on the
departure of Sir Charles Metcalfe; governor-general, 1846; succeeded by
Lord Elgin, 1847. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Succeeds Metcalfe as governor-general,
25; correspondence with Draper over Macdonald's appointment to Cabinet,
26. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Becomes administrator, and afterwards governor-general,
265-266; his character and attitude towards political questions in
Canada, 266. (Lord Elgin era) Succeeds Metcalfe as governor-general, more interested
in problems of defence than in politics, 38; replaced by Elgin, 40; his
instructions to Rebellion Losses Commission, 65. (George Brown Era) His appointment and
character, 28; warns British government of disaffection in Canada, 31.
Next: Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Morgan Cel Can
Previous: Index : Count Frontenac Era Expedition Of Courcelles To 59 Of Frontenac 76-84 Fort