Canadian History Dictionary Blake William Hume 1809-1870 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin, and emigrated to Canada in his youth. During t...
Montreal Island Of
(Lord Dorchester era) Limit of French settlement, 8; governorsh...
Union Of 1841
(Joseph Howe era) Act did not concede full measure of responsib...
At the junction of the Ottawa and the St. Lawrence.
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham's views on, 321; grant by British ...
A river of the state of Maine, rising in Moosehead
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
Saunders John 1754-1834 Born In Virginia Joined The Royal Forces
and served throughout the War of Independence. Went to England;...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands the Montreal militia with Prud'...
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, 109...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Urges Papineau to accept mission to...
Succeeded Sir James Douglas as governor of British
At head of Puget Sound. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson...
Carheil Etienne De
A Breton, of noble birth. Came to Canada as a
Bib : Laut Conquest Of The Great North-west
First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John
Molson at M...
(George Brown Era) George Brown writes Macdonald of widespread
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to...
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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