Canadian History Dictionary Gibson David
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Organizes shooting matches, 342; r...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
Hind Henry Youle
Born in Nottingham, England, 1823. Travelled in
Mexico, 1846. ...
Hudson's Bay Company post at mouth of Albany River, west
Robinson John Beverley 1820-1896 Second Son Of Sir John Beverley
Robinson; born in Toronto. Educated at Upper Canada College; ap...
Jarvis W B
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Loyalists retreat under, 373.
Ragueneau Paul 1605-1680 Born In Paris France Joined The Society
of Jesus, and in 1636 came to Canada as a missionary to the Ind...
(Lord Dorchester era) British frigate, arrival of, 137.
Prince Of Wales College
Located at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
Island. Founded, 1860,...
Simpson Sir George 1792-1860 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era His Influence 8 Sent To
Athabaska, 1820, 215, 231-232; his character and appearance, 21...
Burke Edmund 1729-1797 Born In Ireland Educated At Trinity
College, Dublin; and entered Parliament in 1765. In 1771 agent ...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Visits Unalaska Nodiak And Prince William Sound 1790
26. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Bib : Willison Sir Wilfrid Laurier And The Liberal Party
MANUSCRIPT SOURCES IN THE DOMINION ARCHIVES
La Verendrye Pierre Gaultier De Varennes Sieur De 1685-1749 Son
of Rene Gaultier, Sieur de Varennes, governor of Three Rivers. ...
In Rocky Mountains; source of North Saskatchewan River.
Maubec Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Revenues of, assigned to bishopric of Quebec...
Intendant of New France, 1675-1682. His
commission invested hi...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Two Voyages To North-west Coast 23 His Wife First
woman to visit North-West Coast, 23. =Bib.=: Walbran, British C...
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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