Canadian History Dictionary Quebec Siege Of 1759
Following the capture of Louisbourg, Duquesne,
and Fort Fronte...
Sent to Canada as governor of Montreal, 1670.
Obtained a grant...
Palmerston Henry John Temple Third Viscount 1784-1865 Born In
Hampshire, England. Educated at Harrow, Edinburgh, and Cambridg...
Stanmore Sir Arthur Hamilton Gordon Baron 1829- Sir John A Macdonald Era
Lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, at first opposes Confeder...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pilot, accompanies Champlain in his e...
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
Morrison Thomas David
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defends Joseph Hume, 263; aids
Bib : Clark The University Of Trinity College In Canada: An
Ency., vol. 4; Bethune, Memoir of Bishop Strachan.
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Dickey Robert Barry 1811-1903 Born In Amherst Nova Scotia
Studied law, and called to the bar of Nova Scotia, and of New B...
Lafayette Marie Jean Paul Joseph Roche Yves Gilbert Du Motier Marquis
de= (1757-1834). Sailed for America in 1777, with a number of o...
Blair Adam Johnston Fergusson 1815-1867 Member Of The Legislative
Assembly of Canada, 1848-1857; appointed to the Legislative Cou...
Lormel Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
First suggested by Dr. Rae, in 1832. W. E.
(afterwards Sir) Lo...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Abraham Martin, 146.
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Shortt And Doughty Constitutional Documents
Curacies Permanent Cures Fixes Count Frontenac Era Question Of 165 190
Morris Alexander 1826-1889 Born At Perth Upper Canada Educated
at the University of Glasgow and McGill University; studied law...
(Lord Dorchester era) Importance of the question to the French population,
after 1760,10-11; British authorities at Quebec find difficulty in
defining, 11; attempt to enforce English law abandoned, 13; Murray
establishes courts, 13; criticisms of the grand jury, 15; confusion of
English and French codes, 40-41; dissatisfaction of the French-speaking
inhabitants, 41; Maseres suggests four plans to Carleton, 41-42; Maurice
Morgan sent out to study legal situation, 43; Carleton favours the
French civil code, 43; dishonest magistrates and tyrannical bailiffs,
51-54; report of Committee on Administration of Justice, 1769, 54;
Ordinance of 1770, 54; French-Canadians petition for their own laws, 61;
French law established by Quebec Act, 64; discussed in British
Parliament, 65-68; confusion of civil procedure, 225-227. =Bib.=:
Bourinot, Constitutional History of Canada and How Canada is Governed;
Ashley, Earlier Constitutional History of Canada; Houston, Canadian
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