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(Joseph Howe era) Member of first Nova Scotia government after
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Levrier, one of the tw...
Bib : James Early History Of The Town Of Amherstburg
(General Brock era) Agent of the Hudson's Bay Company, assists
(Tilley era) Defeated in St. John County, New Brunswick, 11;
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
(Lord Elgin era) Father Gavazzi's lectures, 124; cause riots in...
Bib : Speeches And Letters O'connor Life Of Beaconsfield
Monypenny, The Life of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield;...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
Macdonell Miles 1767-1828 Governor Of Assiniboia Born In
Scotland. Came to America with his father, Colonel John Macdone...
Ryerson John 1800-1878 Born In Norfolk Ontario Educated At The
public schools. In 1818 became a Wesleyan preacher, and active ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Grand-nephew of Sir Frederick Hal...
(Lord Dorchester era) British officer killed at Sault au Matelo...
St Ours Charles Louis Roch De 1753-1834 Entered Public Life On
the establishment of civil government in Canada, and appointed ...
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
Arrived at Quebec in August, 1661; appointed first cure
Company Of Rouen And St Malo Champlain's Company
the instance of Champlain, in 1614. The shares ...
Scott Walter 1867- Born In Middlesex County Ontario Took Up The
profession of journalism. Removed to the North-West Territories...
Coffin William Foster 1808-1878 Born In Bath England Came To
Quebec with his father, an army officer, 1813. Returned to England,
1815, and until 1824 was a student at Eton. Came back to Canada, 1830.
Called to the bar, 1835. Took part in the suppression of the Rebellion
of 1837. Joint sheriff of Montreal, 1840-1851. Appointed commissioner of
ordnance lands, 1856, and one of the Intercolonial Railway
commissioners, 1868. Held many important offices under the government of
Canada and in the militia. =Bib.=: Works: History of the War of 1812;
Three Chapters on a Triple Project; Thoughts on Defence from a Canadian
Point of View; Quirks of Diplomacy. For biog., see Morgan, Annual
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