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(William Lyon Mackenzie era) In Upper Canada; created under Con...
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Rottenburg Baron De
Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
Came from Paris to Acadia, 1604; mentioned there in
1610, and ...
Capital of the province of Ontario. The name is of Huron
Barkley Charles William 1759-1832 Served In The East India
Company; sailed on a trading voyage for sea-otter skins to the
(Wilmot era) Candidate in St. John County, opposes responsible
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
Canterbury John Henry Thomas Manners-sutton Viscount 1814-1877
Born in England. Entered Parliament, 1841; home secretary from ...
St-castin Jean De L'abadie Baron De 1650-1712 Native Of Bearn
came to Canada, 1665, with the Carignan-Salieres Regiment, as a...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Of Dieppe, discovers manuscript of Ch...
Coles George 1810-1875 Tilley Era Delegate To Quebec Conference 77
(Sir James Douglas era) Founded in 1832 by Hudson's Bay Company...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
See Howse Pass.
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Fra...
Former name of the town of Ogdensburg. =Index=: (Lord Dorcheste...
Dallas A J
Born in Scotland. Engaged for some years in the China
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's residence at Niagara, 99, 180...
(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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