Canadian History Dictionary Fraser Duncan Cameron 1845-1910 Born In New Glasgow Nova Scotia
Educated at Dalhousie University; studied law and called to the...
Clarke Sir Alured 1745-1832 Lieutenant-governor Of Lower Canada
1790-1795. Had been governor of Jamaica before coming to Canada...
Founded by De Monts in 1605. The basin had been discovered
(Lord Dorchester era) Engineer, his work on the fortifications ...
Merritt William Hamilton 1793-1862 Born In Westchester County New
York. Came to Canada with his parents, 1796. Served during the ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
Nesle Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Wolseley Garnet Joseph Viscount 1833- Born In Golden Bridge
House, Dublin county, Ireland. In 1852 entered the army as ensi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's difficulties with set...
Gibson John Morrison 1842- Educated At The University Of Toronto
studied law and called to the bar of Ontario, 1867. Elected to ...
Criminal Law Of England
(Lord Dorchester era) Established by Quebec Act, 64. (Baldwin /...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Drafted by Morin--embodied the grie...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Lieutenant-general of police and mayor o...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats La Fontaine in Ter...
War Of 1812
Declared by the United States against Great Britain in
Belcher Jonathan 1711-1776 Second Son Of Governor Belcher Of
Massachusetts. Educated at Harvard University, Cambridge, and i...
Raudot Antoine-denis 1679-1737 Son Of Jacques Raudot Filled The
office of inspector-general of the navy at Dunkirk, before comi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel, seized by the English,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. They are named on
Galinee's map o...
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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