Canadian History Dictionary Comfort Thomas
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 384.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings promise of supplies to Ramezay, 2...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Shot for desertion, 73.
One of the leading partners of the North West
Company. Signed ...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Arrival Of British Advance Squadron At 83 Camp
established on, 89; capture by Canadians of two British officer...
Smith Adam 1723-1790 Political Economist Filled Successively The
chairs of logic and of moral philosophy at Glasgow. In 1766 pub...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Legislation under Sydenham...
Brown John Gordon 1827-1896 Brother Of George Brown Born In
Scotland. Educated in Edinburgh and New York. In 1844 engaged o...
Bib : Simpson Journey Round The World Bryce Hudson's Bay
St Lawrence Rapids
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Amherst loses a large number of m...
Normanby Constantine Henry Phipps Marquis Of 1797-1863 Entered
Parliament, 1818; appointed governor of Jamaica, 1832; entered ...
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
Douglas David 1798-1834 Made Extensive Botanical Collections On
the Pacific coast of North America, for the Horticultural Socie...
Macaulay Sir James Buchan 1793-1859 Born At Niagara Ontario
Served in the Glengarry Fencibles during the War of 1812. In 18...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
St Sacrament Lake
See Lake George.
(General Brock era) Establishes independent republic in St.
Name given to the French possessions in North America,
Index : George Brown Era Federal Union Of All British North American Provinces Not
acceptable to, 155; feeling in favour of Confederation all but
Riel Rebellion 1869-1870 The Territorial Rights Of The Hudson's Bay
Company having been transferred to Canada, a surveying party un...
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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