Canadian History Dictionary Steadman James
(Tilley era) Postmaster-general, 51.
British American League
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed in 1849 in Montreal as a repl...
Upper Canada Gazette Or American Oracle
(John Graves Simcoe era) First paper published in
Schank John 1740-1823 Born In Scotland Entered The Navy 1758
Commanded the Canso in the St. Lawrence, 1766. Placed in charge...
An arm of Lake Huron. Discovered by Joseph Le Caron, a
(Count Frontenac era) Issue of, sanctioned, 125; number to be i...
Dickey Robert Barry 1811-1903 Born In Amherst Nova Scotia
Studied law, and called to the bar of Nova Scotia, and of New B...
(Count Frontenac era) Author of Frontenac et Ses Amis, 229; his...
Viger Louis Michel
(Lord Elgin era) Called to Cabinet by Metcalfe, 35, 66;
(General Brock era) Niece of Sir Isaac Brock, 133.
Grenville William Wyndham Baron 1759-1834 Entered Parliament
1782; paymaster-general, 1783; Speaker of the House of Commons,...
President And Little Belt
(General Brock era) Affair of, 173.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
Separate Schools Nova Scotia
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Refused to Roman Catholics, 116.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Associated with Pangman and...
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...
Campbell Captain Dr Accused In Connection With Walker Affair 36
tried and acquitted, 38.
Dunkin Christopher 1811-1881 Born In London England Educated At
the Universities of London and Glasgow. Emigrated to America; s...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, makes long harangue...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent with seventy men to attack Arnold in...
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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