Canadian History Dictionary Winslow John 1702-1774 Born In Plymouth Massachusetts Entered
the army. In 1740 captain of a company that served in the exped...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's residence at Niagara, 99, 180...
(General Brock era) Appointed aide-de-camp, 247.
See Acadia; Dalhousie; King's; Knox; Laval; McGill;
Huntington Lucius Seth 1827-1886 Born At Compton Quebec Studied
law, and engaged in journalism, in the Eastern Townships. Elect...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Franklin Sir John 1786-1847 Served At Trafalgar In The
Bellerophon. Headed overland expedition of 1819-1822, from York...
Montreal Island Of
(Lord Dorchester era) Limit of French settlement, 8; governorsh...
Thompson William 1725-1781 Born In Ireland Emigrated To
Pennsylvania, and commanded a troop of mounted militia in the F...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Of Dieppe, discovers manuscript of Ch...
Macnab Sir Allan Napier 1798-1862 Born At Newark Now Niagara
Ontario. On the American invasion of Canada joined the army in ...
Formerly Bytown. Founded about the year 1827, and named after
Tasse Joseph 1848-1895 Born In Montreal Educated At Bourget
College. Chose journalism as his profession; in 1867 became edi...
Verreau Hospice-anthelme Jean Baptiste 1828-1901 Born At L'islet
Quebec. Educated at Quebec Seminary, and a teacher there in 184...
A lake situated between Lake Ontario and Georgian Bay; named
Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
Canning George 1770-1827 Entered British Parliament 1793 Foreign
secretary, 1807; ambassador to Portugal, 1814; president of Boa...
Marie De L'incarnation Marie Martin Nee Guyart 1599-1672
Born at Tours, France. Married early, and was left a widow afte...
Hamilton Alexander 1757-1804 American Statesman Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Anxious to keep on good terms with Britain, 286; Talleyrand's o...
Lawrence Joseph W
(Tilley era) Supports Tilley in 1850, 10.
Chandler Edward Barron 1800-1880 Elected To New Brunswick
Assembly, 1827, for Westmoreland, which he represented until 1836, when
called to Legislative Council. Became executive councillor, 1844.
Engaged in negotiations for Intercolonial Railway, 1850-1852;
reciprocity, 1854; and Confederation, 1865. Succeeded Tilley as
lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, 1878. =Index=: (Wilmot era) Sent by New
Brunswick Assembly to lay grievances before colonial secretary, 24;
becomes member of government, 72; resigns, 76. (Tilley era) Goes to London to
secure support for Intercolonial, 26-27; 54; member of Executive
Council, 1856, 41; delegate to Charlottetown Conference, 73; to Quebec
Conference, 77; Confederation delegate to England, 120. (Joseph Howe era) Joins Joseph
Howe in mission to Toronto on behalf of Intercolonial Railway project,
137; secures support of New Brunswick government, 139; his speech at
Amherst on behalf of Howe, 140; accompanies Hincks to England on
Intercolonial Railway mission, 142. (George Brown Era) Complains at Quebec Conference,
that proposed union legislative, not federal, 163. =Bib.=: Hannay,
History of New Brunswick; Dent, Can. Por.
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