Canadian History Dictionary Index : Samuel De Champlain Era English Commissioner In Matter Of Canada 214 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Tilley era) Makes survey for Intercolonial, 53.
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
St Joseph De Levis
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Skirmish at, 102, 103.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Dangerous situation of, 4.
Charles I 1600-1649 King Of England Succeeded To The Throne 1625
Cathcart Charles Murray Earl 1783-1859 Served In Holland 1799
saw service through Peninsular War; fought at Waterloo; assumed...
Roblin Rodmond Palen 1853- Born In Sophiasburg Ontario Educated
at Albert College, Belleville. Removed to Manitoba and settled ...
Bedard Dr William
(Tilley era) Life-long friend of Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
Le Sage Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
In Northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
Mccarthy Charles Justin
(Egerton Ryerson era) Martyr of early Canadian Methodism, 41.
War Of 1812
Declared by the United States against Great Britain in
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Merritt Hon W H
(Samuel de Champlain era) An interpreter, 144.
(Lord Sydenham era) Its address to the electors in opposition t...
See Big Mouth.
House Of Assembly
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) British government prepared to gr...
The name is now applied to what is probably the
(George Brown Era) George Brown writes Macdonald of widespread
Constitutional Act 1791
The Act was designed to harmonize the
conflicting interests of French and English by dividing Quebec into two
provinces,--Upper and Lower Canada,--thereby giving to each a larger
control of its own local affairs. It established in each province a
Legislative Council, appointed by the crown for life, and a Legislative
Assembly, elected by the people. See other constitutional acts: Quebec
Act, 1774; Union Act, 1840; British North America Act, 1867. =Index=:
(Lord Elgin era) Racial and political difficulties arising out of, 17, 18; Clergy
Reserves granted by, 102, 119, 145, 150, 151, 158. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Its weak points,
6; constitution suspended after Rebellion of 1837, 11; its faults
exposed by Durham, 12-13. (George Brown Era) Clergy Reserves originate in, 51, 52. (Lord Sydenham era)
A fatal compromise, 68; meant to confer privileges of British
constitution, 73; its actual operation, 74-84; greatly increases power
of French majority in Lower Canada, 72, 80. (John Graves Simcoe era) Introduction of, 1;
discussion of, 5-9; passed, 10; provisions of, 10-12; its far-reaching
effects, 13; put in force by proclamation, 48. (Egerton Ryerson era) Its terms and how
they were applied, 29-35; Clergy Reserves, 46-47; Ryerson's
interpretation of, on question of established church, 78; its effect on
religious questions, 103. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Its terms, 6-7; Pitt and Burke on, 6;
Grenville on, 7; Simcoe on, 7; its results, 8; intended to obviate
racial conflict, 8; makes landed provision for Church of England, 42,
343-344. (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Divides Canada into two provinces, 21; its shortcomings,
21-23; abuse of personal power under, 24; constitution suspended, 25;
suspension recommended by Sir James Craig, 29; Papineau's eulogy of, in
1820, 34-38. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Its objects, 48, 49; debate on the bill, 49, 50;
handiwork of Pitt, 51; germ of the federal system, 51; divided Canada
into two provinces, 52; created Legislative Assembly, 52; created
Legislative Council, 52; created Executive Council, 53; General Simcoe
on, 54; Goldwin Smith on, 54; Durham's commentary on, 53, 56;
recommends revision of, 57; provisions creating Clergy Reserves, 70;
effect on parliamentary rule summarized, 71, 72; Mackenzie declares war
against, 72; silent on question of executive responsibility, 80; evils
of system of government summarized, 73-75; Durham on evils of, 76, 77.
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