Canadian History Dictionary Wheat
(George Brown Era) Lord Stanley introduces measure giving prefe...
Sullivan William Wilfrid 1843- Born At New London Prince Edward
Island. Educated at Central Academy and St. Dunstan's College,
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Murdered at Fort Garry by Riel's fol...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Father of Samuel Champlain, 1.
Pouchot 1712-1769 Born At Grenoble France Entered The Engineers'
corps of the French army in 1733, and served in Flanders, Corsi...
Victoria 1819-1901 Granddaughter Of George Iii And Only Child Of
George III's fourth son, Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent, by Mary...
(General Brock era) In Quebec, completely destroyed in siege of...
New Brunswick Land Company
(Wilmot era) Involved in crown lands dispute, 26,
A once-powerful tribe, who spoke a dialect of the Iroquois,
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
Prevote Provost's Court
(Count Frontenac era) Abolished, 1674, reestablished, 1677,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, returns to France, 208.
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
Allan Sir Hugh 1810-1882 Founder Of The Allan Line Of Steamships
Came to Canada from Scotland, 1826, and in 1831 entered the shi...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans attack on Windsor, 446; land...
On Hudson Bay, captured by Troyes, 206.
Grand Trunk Railway
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Entrusts Cartier with its legal bu...
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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