Canadian History Dictionary Dequen Jean
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Amerique Septentrionale Par N Sanson D'abbeville Geog Du Roy A
Paris, chez l'auteur et chez Pierre Mariette, rue S. Jacques a
Bib : Works: Narrative Of The Arctic Land Expedition Narrative Of
Expedition in H.M.S. Terror. For biog., see Dict. Nat. Biog.
Rises in Caledon Mountains, and enters Lake Ontario,
Martin Charles Amador
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest, 146.
Presented by Joseph Howe before the Assembly of
Nova Scotia in...
Bib : James Early History Of The Town Of Amherstburg
(Lord Dorchester era) Confusion and abuse in administration of,...
A United Empire Loyalist. Came to Canada in 1780;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's letter to, 72.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Of Dieppe, discovers manuscript of Ch...
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, afterwards c...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Murdered at Fort Garry by Riel's fol...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Publishes Correspondent and Advoca...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk sent to Gaspe, returns with new...
Journal Tenu A L'armee
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Quoted, 169; severe criticism of
(Bishop Laval era) Canadian priest, accompanies Laval to France...
(Lord Sydenham era) Of Quebec and Montreal, their aims,
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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