Canadian History Dictionary Frog Portage
Or Portage de Traite, leading from the Saskatchewan
River, by ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) A prevailing vice in Upper Canada, 71,...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
(Lord Dorchester era) One of the protesting members of Council ...
(Lord Sydenham era) Permanent provision for, considered necessa...
(General Brock era) Issued by Napoleon in 1808, 110; disastrous...
Brouse W H
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
(Bishop Laval era) Recollet mission at, 111.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent by North West Company,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sent to erect defences at fords of Montm...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Leader Of Liberal Party In Nova Scotia 1864 177 Delegate
to Charlottetown Conference, 177; edits Morning Chronicle, 186;...
Brown Peter 1784-1863 Born In Scotland Emigrated To New York In
1838; was owner and editor of the British Chronicle. Removed to...
Edward And Annie
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) The vessel which brought th...
Selwyn Alfred Richard Cecil 1824-1902 In 1845 Appointed Assistant
geologist in the Geological Survey of Great Britain; and direct...
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada,...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Proposed Government Subsidy In Connection With University
scheme, 29; college and its property secularized, becoming Univ...
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
Carion Philippe De
(Bishop Laval era) Lays second foundation stone of church at
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Wife of Hugh Macdonald, and mother o...
(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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