Canadian History Dictionary Protestants
(Lord Dorchester era) Feeling aroused among, in connection with...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Construction of, provided ...
Yorke Sir Joseph Sydney 1768-1831 Entered The Navy In 1780 In
1781 joined the Duke and later the Formidable, both under Sir
American Invasion 1775-1776 Grew Out Of The Belief Entertained By
the rebellious colonists that the French of Canada could readil...
(Wilmot era) Candidate in St. John County, opposes responsible
Appointed missionary to the Abnaki Indians on the
St. John Riv...
Blachford Frederic Rogers Baron 1811-1889 Born In England
Educated at Eton and Oxford. In 1844 registrar of joint-stock c...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Savage Thomas 1608-1682 Went To Massachusetts In 1635 With Sir
Harry Vane, and the following year elected a freeman of Boston....
Ste Foy Battle Of
Took place on April 28, 1760, when Murray, in
command of the B...
May Sir Thomas Erskine
Sherbrooke Sir John Coape 1760-1830 Born In Nottinghamshire
England. Entered the army; took part in the capture of Seringap...
Shortt Adam 1859- Born At Kilworth Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, and at Edinburgh and Glasgow. Appointed assistant p...
(George Brown Era) Roads in Upper Canada in 1834, 54; improveme...
Purchase Of Commissions
(Lord Dorchester era) In Loyalist corps, 217.
Perley Moses Henry 1804-1863 Born In Maugerville New Brunswick
Educated at St. John. In 1828 became an attorney; called to the...
Separate Schools Manitoba
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) The question used as a test of
Oregon Boundary Question
(Sir James Douglas era) Settled in 1846, 27; occupation of the
On the coast of California, lat. 38 deg. 18' 20" N., long.
La Colonbiere De
(Bishop Laval era) On zeal and devotion of Laval, 23; preaches
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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