Canadian History Dictionary Ville Marie
(Bishop Laval era) Name given by Sulpicians to Montreal, 85; in...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Suggested As Site For City 175 Douglas's Spelling Of
name, 175; H. M. S. Constance arrives there, 184.
College with university powers, established at
Toronto. Now af...
Grey Henry George Third Earl 1802-1894 Secretary For The
colonies, 1830-1833; secretary for war, 1835-1841; succeeded to...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of colonists and ecclesi...
Sangster Charles 1822-1893 Born In Kingston For Some Time In
public service; engaged in newspaper work at Amherstburg and Ki...
(General Brock era) At entrance to Niagara River, lighthouse,
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
(Lord Dorchester era) Sister-in-law of Colonel Beverley Robinso...
Tupper Sir Charles Bart
(1821- ). Born at Amherst, Nova Scotia.
Educated at Acadia Col...
(Count Frontenac era) Condemned by Champlain, 25; subject of di...
Mantet Nicholas D'ailleboust Sieur De 1663-1709 In 1689 Defeated
the Iroquois at the Lake of the Two Mountains; and in 1690 led ...
Pioneer fur trader in the West. When the French
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented ...
Verreau Hospice-anthelme Jean Baptiste 1828-1901 Born At L'islet
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary, and a teacher there in 184...
Plan de la Ville de Montreal, dans la Nouvelle France, fait
Riel Rebellion 1869-1870 The Territorial Rights Of The Hudson's Bay
Company having been transferred to Canada, a surveying party un...
Caire M De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Engineer, constructs defences on river S...
(George Brown Era) In Russell County and Quebec City in 1857,
Cauchon Joseph Edouard 1816-1885 Educated At The Seminaire De
Quebec; studied law and called to the bar, but turned immediately to
journalism. Edited Le Canadien for a time; and in 1842 established the
Journal de Quebec. Entered public life, 1844, as member for
Montmorency, which county he represented continuously until 1872.
Entered MacNab government, 1855, as commissioner of crown lands. Became
commissioner of public works in Cartier-Macdonald ministry, 1861-1862.
Speaker of the Senate, 1868-1872. Accepted presidency of the Council in
Mackenzie administration, 1875-1877; minister of inland revenue, 1877.
Resigned the same year to accept the lieutenant-governorship of
Manitoba, 1877-1882. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As journalist and politician, 24;
attitude towards Cartier, 24; his writings, 24; praises Cartier in the
Journal de Quebec, 88. (Lord Elgin era) Brings up question of Seigniorial Tenure in
Parliament, 126; votes against secularization of the Clergy Reserves,
164. =Bib.=: Works: Remarks on the North-West Territories; Etude sur
l'Union Projectee des Provinces Britanniques; L'Union des Provinces de
l'Amerique du Nord. For biog., see Revue Canadienne, 1884; Dent,
Can. Por.; Taylor, Brit. Am.
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