Canadian History Dictionary Montgomery John
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
Christie Robert 1788-1856 Born In Nova Scotia Repeatedly Expelled
from the Assembly of Lower Canada; re-elected after the union, ...
An American vessel, which brought out the Astorians from New
The first definite step in the movement looking towards
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Named St Lawrence Island By Champlain 236 Jesuit
mission at, for benefit of Micmacs, 236; maintained until 1659,...
Le Testu Captain
(Samuel de Champlain era) Member of court to try Duval for cons...
Bedard Dr William
(Tilley era) Life-long friend of Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
Abercromby Sir Ralph 1734-1801 Commanded A Brigade In Holland
under Duke of York, 1793, and wounded at Nimeguen. Afterwards a...
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
De Lancy's Brigade Of Loyalists
(Lord Dorchester era) Mentioned, 202.
Ritchie Sir William Johnstone 1813-1892 Born In Annapolis Nova
Scotia. Educated at Pictou Academy, Nova Scotia. In 1838 called...
Ryerson Colonel Joseph
(Egerton Ryerson era) Father of Egerton Ryerson, a United
Biggar James L
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
(Lord Dorchester era) In search for Strait of Anian, 26.
Burgoyne John 1723-1792 Born In England Educated At Westminster
and entered the army in 1740. In 1775 served in New England; se...
(Count Frontenac era) Cayuga chief, brought back from France by...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Low...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
May Sir Humphrey 1573-1630 Born In England Educated At Oxford In
1604 groom of the King's privy chamber; in 1618 surveyor of the...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
Cockburn James 1819-1883 Born In Berwick-on-tweed England Came
to Canada, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1846. Practised his
profession at Cobourg. Represented West Northumberland in the Assembly,
1861-1867; solicitor-general for Upper Canada, 1864-1867. A delegate to
the Quebec Conference. After Confederation sat in the House of Commons
for West Northumberland, 1867-1874, and during that time was Speaker of
the House. Again elected to the House of Commons, 1878, and retained his
seat until 1881, when he retired to accept the chairmanship of the
commission on the consolidation of the statutes of Canada. =Index=: (Tilley era)
Solicitor-general, West, delegate to Quebec Conference, 76. (Lord Elgin era) Last
Speaker of the House of Commons to exercise privilege of addressing the
governor-general on measures of the session, 1869, 130. =Bib.=: Taylor,
Brit. Am.; Rattray, The Scot in British North America; Dent, Last
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