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(Egerton Ryerson era) Founded at York (Toronto), 1829, 82; Eger...
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
Perche France Bishop Laval Era Many Colonists Natives Of 116
Jones Jonas 1791-1848 Educated At Cornwall Under John Strachan
Served as an officer of militia during the War of 1812-1814, at...
The name originally applied by General Murray to the
Redpath Peter 1821-1894 Born In Montreal Educated At St Paul's
School there; engaged in business in his native town. Took a de...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's attachment to, 70, 72; Wolfe ent...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's difficulties with set...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Convention of, 440; attack on Pres...
Lacoste Louis 1798-1878 Born At Boucherville Quebec Educated At
St. Sulpice College, Montreal, and called to the bar of Lower C...
Galinee Rene De Brehant De
A member of a noble family of Brittany;
came to Canada in 1668...
Quebec Hotel Dieu
(Count Frontenac era) Origin of, 28. (Bishop Laval era) Laval l...
Mount-stephen George Stephen First Baron 1829- Born In Dufftown
Banffshire, Scotland. In 1850 came to Canada; built up a succes...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Governor Simcoe, killed in stor...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Committed by Indians near Quebec, 115...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed by George Brown, 85; lasted l...
Area, 73,956 square miles. The province was created in 1870,
Council Of Assiniboia
Appointed by the Hudson's Bay Company, for the
government of the colonists in their territory. The first meeting was
held Feb. 12, 1835, with Sir George Simpson as president. Bishop Tache,
Alexander Christie, Alexander Ross, Cuthbert Ross, and ten others formed
the Council. The Council, among other useful work, organized a volunteer
corps for defensive and police purposes; divided the settlements into
four districts with a magistrate for each; and made provision for a
public building. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Established by Hudson's Bay Company, 223;
its character, 223; Simpson head of, 244. =Bib.=: Begg, History of the
North-West; Bryce, Manitoba; Hargrave, Red River; Ross, Red River
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