Canadian History Dictionary Fort Simpson
At mouth of Liard River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built...
Bib : Hertslet Treaties And Conventions
Annand William 1808-1892 Born In Halifax County Entered The Nova
Scotia Assembly as one of the members for Halifax, 1836; financ...
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Post at Oswego to be established ...
Born in Ath, Belgium, about 1640. Entered order of
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Conquest Of The Great
North-West. See also Iberville.
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
Loudon James 1841- Born In Toronto Educated At Upper Canada
College and Toronto University, graduating 1862. Appointed to t...
Catalogne Gedeon De
Employed for some years on military and other
Norquay John 1841-1889 Born In St Andrews Manitoba After The
suppression of the Riel Rebellion, elected to the Assembly of M...
See Howse Pass.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Repulse of British forces at, 18-...
(Sir James Douglas era) Formerly Fort Langley--proposed as capi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mass celebrated in her house on resto...
Clark George Rogers 1752-1818 American Frontier Leader Index :
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Rebel leader, his cruel treatment...
Clermont Chevalier De
(Count Frontenac era) Killed in skirmish on Beauport flats, 294...
Young John 1773-1837 Born In Falkirk Scotland Educated At
Glasgow University; emigrated to Canada, 1814. In 1818 publishe...
Melville Henry Dundas First Viscount 1742-1811 Sat For
Midlothian, 1774-1790, and for Edinburgh, 1790-1802; home secre...
Quebec Conference 1864
To discuss terms of Confederation. =Index=:
(Sir Georges E. Ca...
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1827;
created Q.C., 1837. Assisted in the prosecution of the insurgents who
had been arrested during the Rebellion of 1837-1838. Appointed
solicitor-general and called to the Special Council, 1839. Summoned by
Sydenham to the Executive Council, 1840, and subsequently elected to the
Assembly for the county of Ottawa. Appointed judge of the Court of
Queen's Bench, 1842; transferred to the Superior Court, 1849; resigned,
1862. Acted as commissioner for the codification of the civil laws of
Quebec; as representative of Quebec on the Arbitration Commission
appointed under the British North America Act to settle the claims of
the provinces; and as chairman of the Royal Commission to investigate
the charges against the Macdonald government in connection with the
granting of the charter to build the Canadian Pacific Railway. Held the
office of chancellor of McGill University from 1857 until his death.
Died in England. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Solicitor-general for Lower Canada, 1841,
76; represents British interests, 78; Baldwin's attitude to, 80;
introduces School Bill, 107; elevated to bench, 122. (Lord Sydenham era)
Solicitor-general for Lower Canada, 283. (Lord Elgin era) Judge of Seigniorial Court,
187. =Bib.=: Taylor, Brit. Am.; Dent, Last Forty Years.
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