Canadian History Dictionary Canard River
A small stream in Essex County, Ontario, falling into
Castle Of St Louis
See Chateau St. Louis.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats La Fontaine in Ter...
On south shore of St. Lawrence, above Montreal. =Index=:
Bougainville Louis Antoine Comte De 1729-1811 Born In Paris
Educated for his father's profession of notary; and soon obtain...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the 34th Regiment, devastates ...
Langevin Sir Hector Louis 1826-1906 Born At Quebec Entered
Parliament in 1867, as member for Dorchester; subsequently repr...
Greeley Horace 1811-1872 American Journalist Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Editor
of New York Tribune, 472; Mackenzie's friend, 473; his influenc...
See Legislative Council; Executive Council; Sovereign
(George Brown Era) Agitated by Brown and the Globe, 75; the Can...
(Sir James Douglas era) Difficulties aroused by episode, 321. (...
Sulte Benjamin 1841- Born At Three Rivers Served As A Volunteer
in the Fenian Raids, 1865-1866; employed in the Department of M...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Discovered by John Cabot in 1497. First settlement made by
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, with the expedition at Port ...
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Taylor Brit Am
Morgan, Can. Men; Thibault, Biography of Sir Charles Tupper;
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Joseph Brant, commits murder, 1...
Burgoyne John 1723-1792 Born In England Educated At Westminster
and entered the army in 1740. In 1775 served in New England; se...
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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