Canadian History Dictionary Ogdensburg
Verrazano Giovanni Du
Born near Florence, Italy, in 1470. Entered
French marine serv...
Duncan Adam 1731-1804 Entered The Navy 1755 Commanded The Royal
Exchange, 1759-1760; commander-in-chief in the North Sea, 1759-...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie starts, 320; ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Abraham Martin, 146.
At mouth of Liard River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built...
Peters Samuel Leonard
(Tilley era) Uncle of Sir Leonard Tilley, 5.
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's interest in, 77; arrival of colonist...
Macdonell Alexander 1769-1840 Born At Glen Urquhart Scotland
Raised a Roman Catholic regiment of which he was appointed chap...
Howe George Augustus Third Viscount 1724-1758 Came To Halifax
1757, in command of 60th Regiment. Transferred to command of 55...
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
Hatheway George L
(Tilley era) Chief commissioner of the Board of Works, New
(Bishop Laval era) Devoted servant of Bishop Laval, 251; detail...
Lyons Richard Bickerton Pemell Earl 1817-1887 British
diplomatist. =Index=: (George Brown Era) British ambassador at ...
Dosquet Pierre-herman 1691-1777 Native Of Lille France Came To
Canada, 1721; on his return to France, 1725, consecrated bishop...
Dunlop William 1795?-1848 Born In Scotland Served As A Regimental
surgeon in War of 1812 and in India. Came to Canada in 1826, wi...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Imperial Parliament repeal...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Selected As Seat Of Government And Later As Capital Of The
Dominion, 79. (George Brown Era) Selection of, as capital, oppo...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands the Montreal militia with Prud'...
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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