Canadian History Dictionary Varin J B
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 187...
See Constitutional Act.
Schurz Carl 1829-1906 Fled From Germany In 1849 After The
collapse of the revolutionary movement. Went to the United Stat...
One of the tribes of the Iroquois confederacy. They
Beaver Dam Battle Of
In War of 1812. FitzGibbon commanded a
detachment of the 49th ...
Newspaper, published at St. John. =Index=: (Tilley era) Brings
(George Brown Era) Fight for responsible government, against Me...
Coureurs De Bois
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Described, 17, 18; furnished recruits to...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain consults with, 133.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Frenchman, murdered by Montagnais Ind...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built by Rob...
Royal Joseph 1837- Born At Repentigny Quebec Educated At St
Mary's College, Montreal. Entered into newspaper work; establis...
Mace Sister De
(Bishop Laval era) Her labours in the hospital at Montreal, 91....
Alexander Vii Pope 1599-1667 Born Fabio Chigi Elected Pope 1655
Cramahe Hector Theophilus
(Lord Dorchester era) Member of Council, sent by Murray on
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 1620...
(Lord Dorchester era) French minister to United States, propose...
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather to young Hurons, 233.
Entered public life in 1815 as member for
Huntingdon, which he represented almost continuously up to 1844. Speaker
of Assembly, 1841-1844. Died, 1849. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Nominated by Reformers
as Speaker of Legislature, 1841, 86; member for Huntingdon, 86; his
political views, 86; carries petition to Imperial government, 86; votes
against "Ninety-Two Resolutions," 86; government inclined to accept his
nomination, but tactics of Reformers make this impossible, 87; elected
Speaker, 88. (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Delegate to England to present grievances of
French-Canadians, 63; withdraws his support of Papineau, 86; loses his
seat in Assembly, 102. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.
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