Canadian History Dictionary Stevenson Captain
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe to Canada, 47.
Laverdiere Charles Honore 1826-1873 Educated At Laval University
Studied for the church and ordained priest. Joined the faculty ...
Hutchinson Thomas 1711-1780 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Governor Of Massachusetts
quoted, 84. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
(Lord Dorchester era) Attempts to create discontent on the subj...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian clergyman, performed marr...
Plessis Joseph Octave
Bishop of Quebec, 1806 to 1825. Named
archbishop of Quebec in ...
One of the principal establishments of the Hudson's Bay
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Takes Part In Rebellion Of 1837 Afterwards Edits
L'Avenir du Canada; member for Yamaska; offered and refuses sea...
(Lord Dorchester era) Killed in dispersing Ethan Allen's force,...
Haldimand Sir Frederick 1718-1791 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Descent And Birth 1-3
antagonism to French nation, 3; joins Prussian army, 3; previou...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Elected 1848 50 George Brown Era Opposes Confederation Scheme His
motion for an appeal to the people defeated, 185. (Baldwin / La...
Barre Isaac 1726-1802 Born In Ireland Served Under Wolfe Against
Rochefort in 1757, and at Quebec in 1759, being at Wolfe's side...
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
Gomara Lopez De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Suggests a canal through Isthmus of P...
Richards Sir William Buell 1815-1889 Born In Brockville Ontario
Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1837. Electe...
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Author of an ode to Champlain, 72.
Parent Etienne 1801-1874 Born At Beauport Near Quebec Educated
at the Seminary of Quebec, and at the College of Nicolet. In 18...
Cap De La Victoire
On St. Lawrence, near mouth of Richelieu. =Index=:
(Samuel de ...
Weatherbe Sir Robert Linton 1836- Born In Prince Edward Island
Educated at Prince of Wales's College, Charlottetown, and Acadi...
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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