Canadian History Dictionary Beauharnois Charles Marquis De 1670-1749 Entered French Navy
1686, and rose to the rank of admiral in 1748. In 1726 appointe...
Lalemant Gabriel 1610-1649 Jesuit Missionary Laboured With
Brebeuf at the mission of St. Ignace, among the Hurons, where h...
Marriott Sir James 1730?-1803 Advocate General 1764
vice-chancellor, 1767; sat in Parliament for Sudbury, 1781-1784...
Don De Dieu
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name of vessel in which Champlain sai...
Taschereau Sir Henri Elzear 1836- Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary; called to the bar,...
St Maurice Forges
Were situated on the river St. Maurice, about nine
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada; Smith, Our Struggle for the Fourteenth Colon...
(Count Frontenac era) Missionary to Abenaquis, 250.
Puget Sound Agricultural Company
(Sir James Douglas era) Organized, 129; agricultural
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 389.
(George Brown Era) On George Brown's attitude in the Legislatur...
Prideaux John 1718-1759 Born In Devonshire England Entered The
army in 1739 as an ensign. In 1743 took part in the battle of D...
Alix Simon Ch Director Of Company Of New France 170
Hunter Peter 1746-1805 General Brock Era Lieutenant-governor Of Upper Canada
and commander of forces in British North America, 45; calls att...
European And North American Railway
(Wilmot era) Wilmot's attitude towards,
127. (Tilley era) Peto...
Latour Abbe Bertrand De
(Bishop Laval era) On the humility of Laval, 33; on the
Upper Canada Gazette
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Official organ of the house, 38, 1...
Lalemant Jerome 1593-1673 Superior Of Jesuit Missions In Canada
1645-1650, and 1659-1665. A missionary to the Hurons until 1645...
Fort built by the Hudson's Bay Company, at mouth of Hayes
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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