Canadian History Dictionary Voyageurs
(Sir James Douglas era) Character of, 52. (General Brock era) O...
Laird David 1833- Born At New Glasgow Prince Edward Island
Represented Queens County, in House of Commons, 1873-1876; beca...
Bell Alexander Graham 1847- Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University and London University; came to Canada i...
Henry William Alexander 1816-1888 Joseph Howe Era Solicitor-general Nova
Scotia--becomes provincial secretary, 1856, 157; resigns from
Bib : Dent Can Por Morgan Cyc Can Biog Begg History Of
the North-West. See also Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
Le Gardeur De Repentigny Pierre
Arrived at Quebec from Normandy with
his wife and family, 1636...
Built in 1826-1832, by Colonel John By, with several
New Brunswick College Of
(Wilmot era) Early history of, 10. See also New
(John Graves Simcoe era) Speaker of first Assembly of Upper Can...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Chaplain to 34th Regiment, forbid...
St Hubert Father
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Recommended for vacancy in bishop...
(Wilmot era) Appointed by Governor Colebrooke as provincial
Hunter Captain Of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Obtains information as to movements of F...
Colebrooke Sir William Macbean George 1787-1870 After Serving In
the army, and as political agent in the East, became lieutenant...
Rosebery Archibald Philip Primrose Earl Of 1847- Born In London
Educated at Eton and Oxford. In 1881-1883 under-secretary for t...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Carti...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) King's surgeon, Montcalm carried into ho...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
Lake Erie, north shore. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Chose...
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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