Canadian History Dictionary Jarvis William
(John Graves Simcoe era) Recommended by Simcoe as clerk of Coun...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Surveyor-general, Upper Canada, 178.
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Justices Of The Peace
Freemason's Hall Niagara
(John Graves Simcoe era) First session of Upper Canada
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battalion of regular troops, 29, 105, 11...
David Laurent Olivier 1840- Educated At St Therese College
studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1864. One of...
(General Brock era) Purchase of Louisiana by, 42; consequent ch...
Allan Sir Hugh 1810-1882 Founder Of The Allan Line Of Steamships
Came to Canada from Scotland, 1826, and in 1831 entered the shi...
Rises in Hardin County, Ohio, and flowing south and
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79; acc...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Government makes provision...
(Lord Dorchester era) Largest vessel of flotilla on Lake Champl...
St Lawrence Channel
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier favours deepening of, 45.
Montagu Lady Mary Wortley 1689-1762 Wolfe / Montcalm Era On Death Of Wolfe 239
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by English, 222....
On south shore of St. Lawrence, above Montreal. =Index=:
Breda Treaty Of
Signed between England and France, 1667. Brought to
a close th...
Of Algonquian stock. First mentioned in the Jesuit
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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