Canadian History Dictionary Imperial Conference
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Scott Sir Richard William 1825- Born In Prescott Ontario
Educated privately, and studied law; in 1848 called to the bar ...
Queenston Heights Battle Of
In War of 1812. Brock commanded the
British forces, consisting...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era A Man Ahead Of His Time 6 7 Speech On The Reform
Bill, 14, 15; his report on the Constitutional Act, 55; on the ...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
Archibald Samuel George William 1777-1846 Born In Colchester
County, Nova Scotia. Studied law and practised in Nova Scotia; ...
Bossuet Jacques Benigne 1627-1704 Churchman And Orator Bishop Of
Meaux; took a leading part in the Gallican controversy. =Index=...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
(Count Frontenac era) In command at Lachine, on occasion of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian name of St. Charles River, 148...
Melville Henry Dundas First Viscount 1742-1811 Sat For
Midlothian, 1774-1790, and for Edinburgh, 1790-1802; home secre...
Born in England. Came to Canada, 1797, and settled at
Morris Alexander 1826-1889 Born At Perth Upper Canada Educated
at the University of Glasgow and McGill University; studied law...
X Y Company
Founded at Montreal in 1795 by several partners of the
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Governor Simcoe, killed in stor...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brule, Marsolet, et al., 144.
(George Brown Era) Beginnings of agitation for, in Canada, 231;...
(George Brown Era) Edits a Bowmanville newspaper, charges Senat...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's residence at Niagara, 99, 180...
Dawson George Mercer 1849-1901 Son Of Sir J W Dawson Qv
Studied geology and palaeontology under Huxley, Ramsay and Etheridge at
the Royal School of Mines, London. Geologist and botanist to North
American Boundary Commission, 1873-1875. Appointed to staff of
Geological Survey, 1875; assistant director, 1883; director, 1895. One
of British commissioners in Bering Sea Arbitration, 1892. =Bib.=: For
his numerous reports and papers on geological and allied subjects, see
General Indexes to Geological Survey Reports, 1863-1884, and
1885-1906; and Bibliography of the Royal Society (R. S. C., 1894). For
biog., see Morgan, Can. Men.
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