Canadian History Dictionary Jefferson Thomas 1743-1826 Third President Of The United States
Street John Ambrose
(Wilmot era) Supports the governor of New Brunswick, 46.
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
Tilley Thomas Morgan 1790-1870 Tilley Era Father Of Sir Leonard Tilley
born, 1790, 3; in lumber business, 4; dies, 1870, 4.
Hagarty Sir John Hawkins 1816-1900 Born In Dublin Educated At
Trinity College there. Came to Canada, 1834. Studied law, and c...
On Niagara River, opposite Buffalo. =Index=: (John Graves Simco...
Black William 1760-1831 Born In England In 1775 Came To Canada
and became a Wesleyan Methodist preacher. Founded the Wesleyan ...
See Company of New France.
Huskisson William 1770-1830 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Criticizes British commercial policy, 12; president of Board of...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Meets Champlain on his return from th...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Leader in attack on Moravian Indi...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Digby Robert 1732-1815 Commanded The Dunkirk At Quiberon Bay
1759; second in command in Rodney's expedition for relief of Gi...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Speaks Of Canada As A Few Acres Of Snow 11 Bishop Laval Era On Men
and empires, 123. =Bib.=: For biog. and bib. of his works, see
Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His disposition of the Guienne Regiment,...
Dallas A J
Born in Scotland. Engaged for some years in the China
Index : Bishop Laval Era Founder 1684 Of The Order Of Christian Brothers 125
Bib : Willison Sir Wilfrid Laurier And The Liberal Party
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Dawson Sir John William 1820-1899 Born At Pictou Nova Scotia
Educated at Edinburgh University. Accompanied Sir Charles Lyell on his
geological explorations in Nova Scotia. Appointed superintendent of
education for Nova Scotia, 1850. Principal of McGill University,
1855-1893, and mainly instrumental in building up the institution from a
small college to one of the first rank. Elected F. G. S., 1854, and F.
R. S., 1862; knighted, 1884. First president of Royal Society of Canada.
Author of many works on geology and palaeontology. =Index=: (Tilley era)
Commissioner to investigate King's College, 48. =Bib.=: Works: Acadian
Geology; Story of the Earth and Man; Science and the Bible; Dawn
of Life; Origin of the World; Fossil Men; Change of Life in
Geological Times; Chain of Life; Egypt and Syria. For biog., see
Dict. Nat. Biog.; Dent, Can. Por.; Taylor, Brit. Am.; Morgan,
Can. Men; Cyc. Am. Biog.; Dawson, Fifty Years' Work in Canada.
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