Canadian History Dictionary Kingsford William 1819-1898 Came To Canada From England In 1837
Qualified as a civil engineer in Montreal, and practised his pr...
Laurier Sir Wilfrid 1841- Born At St Lin Quebec Studied Law At
McGill University, and called to the bar, 1864. Entered public ...
Lattaignant Gabriel De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company of New
Street John Ambrose
(Wilmot era) Supports the governor of New Brunswick, 46.
Abbott Sir John Joseph Caldwell 1821-1893 Educated At Mcgill
University; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, ...
Rhodes Cecil John 1853-1902 Born At Bishop Stortford England
Educated at Oxford. Went to South Africa, 1871, and made a fort...
Hazen John Douglas 1860- Born In Oromocto New Brunswick
Educated at the University of New Brunswick; studied law and ca...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
(Lord Elgin era) Measures relating to, passed by second La
(Wilmot era) Dissenting ministers forbidden to perform ceremony...
Bourget Ignace 1799-1885 Born At Point Levis Quebec Ordained In
1822; vicar-general of Montreal, 1836; coadjutor bishop of the ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) First chaplain of Upper Canada Assembl...
Caldwell Sir John
Eldest son of Sir James Caldwell, the third
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Founded in Toronto, with b...
Asgill Sir Charles 1762-1823 A Lieutenant In Cornwallis's Army
1780. Taken prisoner at Yorktown, condemned to death by the Ame...
Belmont Francois Vachon De
Came to Canada from France in 1680, and
joined the Seminary of...
Royal Canadian Academy Of Arts
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne
(afterwards Duke of Argyll), i...
Harvey Sir John 1778-1852 Entered The British Army And Saw Active
service in Holland, France, at the Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, I...
(Lord Sydenham era) Their repeal advocated by Sydenham, 18.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Challenges Macdonald, but makes fran...
Christie David 1818-1880 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated At
Edinburgh High School. Came to Canada, 1833, and devoted himself to
farming. Took a prominent part in politics as a leader of the Reformers.
Sat for Wentworth in the Legislative Assembly, 1851-1854, and for East
Brant, 1855-1858. Elected to the Legislative Council, 1858, and held his
seat until Confederation. Appointed to the Dominion Senate, 1867;
secretary of state, 1873; Speaker of the Senate, 1874-1878.
Administrator of Ontario during the illness of the lieutenant-governor,
1875. Died in Paris, Ontario. =Index=: (George Brown Era) A leader of the Clear Grits,
39. (Lord Elgin era) Well-known agriculturist, and a leader of the Clear Grits, 110.
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