Canadian History Dictionary Sherwood Henry 1807-1855 Represented Toronto In Legislative
Assembly, 1841-1854; member of Executive Council and solicitor-...
Index : Count Frontenac Era English Claim To Disputed By France 204 La Barre
instructed to check English encroachments in, 205; expedition u...
An island on the southern side of the entrance to the Baie de
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Becomes Administrator 23 Protests As Member Of Council
against position taken by Carleton, 34; dismissed from Council,...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
Ellice Edward 1781-1863 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Seignior Of Beauharnois Suggests To
colonial secretary union of Upper and Lower Canada, 47; his des...
Spragge John Godfrey 1806-1884 Born In New Cross Surrey England
Came to York with his father, 1820. Educated at the Central Sch...
Also known at one time as Jack River House. A post of
Index : Count Frontenac Era Assassination Of 11 Samuel De Champlain Era Assassinated 64 Bib :
Chambers, Biog. Dict.
Randolph Beverley 1755-1797 Governor Of Virginia Born In Henrico
County, Virginia, and educated at William and Mary College. In ...
Ryerson Egerton 1803-1882 Egerton Ryerson Era Born March 24 1803 Near Village Of
Vittoria, Upper Canada, 1; parentage, 1; his father a United Em...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
Coltman W B
A merchant of Quebec, and lieutenant-colonel in the
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Fortified post on Lake Champlain frontie...
Drew Andrew 1792-1878 Entered The Navy 1806 Took Part In Many Of
the most important engagements during the war with France, incl...
Medical doctor. Resided at Burford Plains, near
An Iroquoian town situated, in 1535, on Montreal Island.
La Riborde Gabriel De
Recollet missionary; arrived from France in
1670, and sent to ...
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
Protestant Protective Association
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Carries on an anti-Roman
(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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