Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France
Index : Joseph Howe Era Appointed Solicitor-general 1834 57 Becomes Member Of
Executive and Legislative Councils, 1838, 57; leader of party o...
Dennis John Stoughton 1820-1885 Born Near Toronto Educated At
Victoria College; commissioned as surveyor of public lands, 184...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Agent of Company of New France, 244.
(General Brock era) Passed by Congress, 84.
Camosun D Indian Village On Site Of Victoria Bc 175 Meaning Of
Clitherow John 1782-1852 Entered Army 1799 Lieutenant-colonel
1812; served in the Egyptian campaign, 1801; the Hanover campai...
Entree de la Riviere Niagara, dans le fond du Lac Ontario ou
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Mackenzie Advocates 104-105 Robinson Reports On 105
(Tilley era) History of, 59-71, 73-87; defeated in New Brunswic...
Medley John 1804-1892 Born In London England Graduated At
Oxford, 1826; ordained priest, 1829; vicar of St. John's, Truro...
Newspaper of Quebec, established, 1805. =Index=: (Baldwin / La ...
Quinte Bay Of
An inlet of Lake Ontario, on the north shore. The name
is of I...
Brebeuf Jean De 1593-1649 Born Of A Noble Family Of Normandy
Came to Canada, 1625; spent the winter of 1625-1626 among the
Lyveden Robert Vernon Baron 1800-1873 British Statesman Index :
(George Brown Era) Dwells upon defencelessness of Canada, 184. ...
Daughter of Queen Victoria; born 1848. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, early settler, 145.
Ste Anne Brotherhood Of
(Bishop Laval era) At Quebec, 101.
(Bishop Laval era) Dies a martyr, 62.
(Lord Sydenham era) Attempts to introduce after passage of Queb...
Richards Sir William Buell 1815-1889 Born In Brockville Ontario
Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1837. Electe...
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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