Canadian History Dictionary Murray James 1719-1794 Entered The Army 1740 And Served In The
West Indies, Flanders, and Brittany. In 1758 commanded a brigad...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
Bompas William Carpenter 1853-1906 Born In London England
Ordained deacon, 1859; priest, 1865; came to Canada latter year...
(George Brown Era) Roads in Upper Canada in 1834, 54; improveme...
(Lord Dorchester era) His connection with the Walker case, 19.
Explored by Henry Hudson, 1610, and named after him.
Joined the army, 1753; took part in the expedition
Wilson John 1809-1869 Born In Paisley Scotland Came To Canada
1823; for some years worked on a farm near Perth. Studied law a...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Joins Papineau party, 78.
Lansdowne Henry Charles Keith Petty-fitzmaurice Fifth Marquis Of
Born in 1845. Educated at Eton and Balliol College, Oxford; suc...
Grey Albert Henry George Grey Fourth Earl 1851- Born Howick
England. Educated at Harrow School and Trinity College, Cambrid...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, in charge of mission at Misco...
(Count Frontenac era) Secretary to Frontenac, 139.
Bibaud Michel 1782-1857 Educated At The College Of St Raphael
(General Brock era) Sister of Sir Isaac, 71.
Bliss Jonathan 1742-1822 Born In Springfield Mass Educated At
Harvard University, Cambridge. Emigrated to New Brunswick in 17...
Bellomont Richard Coote Earl Of 1636-1701 Member Of Parliament
1688-1695; and served in Ireland, 1689. In 1695 appointed gover...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mass celebrated in her house on resto...
English Settlers In Canada
(Lord Dorchester era) Position taken by, 9; find French
(Bishop Laval era) Name given by Sulpicians to Montreal, 85; 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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