Canadian History Dictionary Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various par...
Falkland Lucius Bentinck Viscount
Governor of Nova Scotia,
1840-1846. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era)...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Anxious To Avoid War With Britain 423 Issues Neutrality
proclamation, 444; annoyed at Mackenzie, 445; pardons Mackenzie...
Vitre Jean Denis De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot, taken prisoner, guides Durell's
(Wilmot era) Grandfather of Sir L. Tilley, 3. (Tilley era) Memb...
Nesle Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Porter G R
(Lord Sydenham era) Statistician of Board of Trade, 54.
Shirley William 1693-1771 Born In Preston England Called To The
English bar; removed to Boston, where he practised his professi...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by Hudson's Bay Compa...
Blake William Hume 1809-1870 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin, and emigrated to Canada in his youth. During t...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
La Franchise Sieur De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Letter from in Champlain's first
Masse Enemond 1574-1646 Born In France Entered The Society Of
Jesus, 1596. In 1611 went to Port Royal (Annapolis); and later ...
Born in Edmonton, Alberta. Educated at the Red River
Royal Regiment Of New York
(Lord Dorchester era) Raised by Sir John Johnson, 151, 173.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their bravery, 7, 8; take up land...
Lestrees Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Bestowed by king on diocese of Quebec, 136.
(General Brock era) On Niagara River, a mile and a half above t...
Cap Du Ciel
(Samuel de Champlain era) French vessel seized by English, 222....
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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