Canadian History Dictionary Gilmore George
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) School teacher at St. Johns, 235....
Gugy Conrad 1730-1786 Born At The Hague Son Of A Swiss Officer In
the Dutch service. Educated for the engineers; disposed of his
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built by Rob...
Baldwin William Warren
Born in Ireland. Came to Canada 1798, and
finally settled in Y...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In command at Pensacola, 65; his
Mornay Louis-francois Duplessis De
Bishop of Quebec, 1727-1733.
Consecrated at Paris, 1714, as co...
Hazen John Douglas 1860- Born In Oromocto New Brunswick
Educated at the University of New Brunswick; studied law and ca...
Killaly H H
Represented town of London in first Parliament after
(Lord Dorchester era) One of the protesting members of Council ...
(Count Frontenac era) Huron chief, wrecks peace negotiations wi...
See Prince of Wales, Fort.
L'amerique Septentrionale Divisee En Ses Principales Parties Scauoir:
Les Terres Arctiques, Le Canada ou Nouvelle France, Le Mexique ...
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
(Lord Sydenham era) Of the governor, large range of duties
One of the first fur traders from Montreal to reach the
(Tilley era) Elected for the county of Carleton, New
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
(George Brown Era) Growth of, 209; overthrows Sir John A. Macdo...
(Tilley era) Member for Gloucester in New Brunswick Assembly,
(Lord Sydenham era) Conducts funeral service of Lord Sydenham,
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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