Canadian History Dictionary Claus Colonel
(General Brock era) Command assigned to, on Niagara frontier, 2...
Temple Richard Temple Grenville Earl 1711-1779 Represented
Buckingham and Buckinghamshire in Parliament, 1734-1752; first ...
Royal Military College Kingston
Established by Act of Parliament in
1874; opened 1875. =Bib.=:...
A Map Of The Inhabited Part Of Canada From The French Surveys With
the Frontiers of New York and New England from the large Survey...
Came to Nova Scotia from Boston. Appointed member of the
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission in Huron country, 92.
Copenhagen Battle Of 1801 General Brock Era Description Of 25-31 Bombardment
of, and capture of Danish fleet, 106.
Bouchette Robert Shore Milnes
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Exiled to Bermuda for his
Bib : Simpson Journey Round The World Bryce Hudson's Bay
Strickland Samuel 1804-1867 Born At Reydon Hall Suffolk Brother
of Agnes Strickland, Mrs. Traill, and Mrs. Moodie. Entered the ...
Childers Hugh Culling Eardley 1827-1896 Entered The House Of
Commons, 1860; financial secretary, 1865-1866; first lord of th...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 143.
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the men landed by Kirke on St....
(Sir James Douglas era) Trade, 21, 22; found by Russians, 40.
(Sir James Douglas era) Founded in 1832 by Hudson's Bay Company...
Notre Dame De La Recouvrance
First parish church of Quebec; built by
Champlain, 1633, and e...
A confederation of tribes, at first five, the Cayuga,
Steeves William Henry 1814-1873 Born At Hillsborough New
Brunswick. Represented Albert County in the Assembly, 1846-1851...
Notre Dame Des Anges
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit convent, 45, 227; views of Jes...
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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