Canadian History Dictionary Stadacone
An Indian town, which stood near the mouth of the St.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Production of, in Upper Canada, 115.
Fanning Edmund 1737-1818 Held Various Offices In The American
colonies before the Revolution. Removed to Nova Scotia, and in ...
(Bishop Laval era) Cross planted on summit, by Maisonneuve, 91....
Olier De Verneuil Jean Jacques 1608-1687 In 1640 Parish Priest Of
St. Sulpice, Paris, and established the St. Sulpice Seminary in...
Cramahe Hector Theophilus
(Lord Dorchester era) Member of Council, sent by Murray on
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Named By Champlain De Genes 52
(Lord Dorchester era) Importance of the question to the French ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Superstitions of, 10, 12; council hel...
Bourinot Sir John George 1837-1902 Born In Sydney Nova Scotia
Educated at Trinity University, Toronto. Chief official reporte...
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Simpson Thomas 1808-1840 Born In Dingwall Scotland Educated At
University of Aberdeen. In 1829 appointed secretary to his cous...
Ripon George Frederick Samuel Robinson First Marquess 1827-
Succeeded his father as Earl of Ripon, 1859, and his uncle as E...
Head Sir Edmund Walker 1805-1868 Fellow Of Merton College Oxford
1830-1837; lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, 1847; governor...
Lytton Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer Baron 1803-1873 Novelist
and statesman. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era) Colonial secretary,--h...
Buckingham Richard Plantagenet Grenville Third Duke Of 1823-1889
Born in England. Entered Parliament, 1846; lord of the treasury...
Ritchie Sir William Johnstone 1813-1892 Born In Annapolis Nova
Scotia. Educated at Pictou Academy, Nova Scotia. In 1838 called...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Convention of, 440; attack on Pres...
Caron Rene Edouard 1800-1876 Born In The Parish Of Ste Anne
Lower Canada. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec and at St. Pie...
Derby Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley Fourteenth Earl
(1799-1869). Entered Parliament, 1820; Irish secretary, 1830-1833;
colonial secretary, 1833-1834 and 1841-1844. Prime minister, 1852,
1858-1859, and 1866-1868. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era) Induces Elgin to accept
governorship of Jamaica, 9; endorses Metcalfe's policy, 37; on an
elective Upper House, 121-122. (Wilmot era) Receives New Brunswick delegates, 24;
on casual and territorial revenue, 25, 27, 29; on King's College Bill,
53, 54; increases New Brunswick Council, 69; cancels Reade's
appointment, 80-81; on initiation of money grants, 92; crown lands case,
101. (Tilley era) His government defeated, 63. (George Brown Era) Offers governorship to
Metcalfe, 18; justifies his policy, 23. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Restores Hagerman to
office, 16; threatens to curtail existing privileges of people of Lower
Canada, 21; petition and correspondence as to public affairs in Upper
Canada, 30; condemns Bagot's policy, 151; correspondence with Metcalfe,
160-166, 167, 168-169, 176, 186-187, 209-211; defends Metcalfe in House
of Commons, and expresses his views on colonial government, 230-234; his
confidential letters to Metcalfe, 230; Sullivan's criticism of his views
on responsible government, 244; on Metcalfe's resignation, 265. (William Lyon Mackenzie era)
Restores Hagerman to office, 234; colonial secretary, 236; discusses
post office, 236. =Bib.=: Kebbel, Earl of Derby; Dict. Nat. Biog.
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