Canadian History Dictionary Rodier Edouard
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As an orator, 7; influence on Cart...
(Lord Dorchester era) His survey of route through Maine, 106.
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Opposes sale by Hudson's Ba...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
Acadia of the French regime. The present name dates from
Bliss Jonathan 1742-1822 Born In Springfield Mass Educated At
Harvard University, Cambridge. Emigrated to New Brunswick in 17...
Bib : Parkman Frontenac
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Baron De 1656-1729 Son Of Charles Le
Moyne, Sieur de Longueuil (q.v.) Wounded, in 1687, in the Iroqu...
Mouet De Moras De Langlade Charles De 1729-1800 Wolfe / Montcalm Era With Band Of
Indians crosses Montmorency, and attacks English, 112, 113. =Bi...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
Macnab Sir Allan Napier 1798-1862 Born At Newark Now Niagara
Ontario. On the American invasion of Canada joined the army in ...
Bib : Bancroft History Of The North-west Coast
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in...
(Count Frontenac era) Physician of the Seminary at Montreal, 91...
A seaport, and the capital of Nova Scotia; founded in 1749
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His report on state of affairs at...
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, outpost ...
Mcculloch J R
(Lord Sydenham era) Political economist, 13.
Dorion Sir Antoine Aime 1818-1891 Educated At Nicolet College
Studied law, and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1842. Represented
Montreal in Legislature, 1854-1861. Formed administration with George
Brown, 1858. Defeated by Cartier in Montreal, 1861. Provincial secretary
in Sandfield Macdonald-Sicotte government, 1862. Succeeded Sicotte as
attorney-general, 1863. Minister of justice in Mackenzie government,
1873-1874. Chief-justice of Quebec, 1874-1891. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Opposes
political domination of the priesthood, 45-46; leader of the Rouge
party in Quebec, 64, 102; opposes Confederation, 115, 118, 142; moves
amendment on Intercolonial route, 152; refuses to act upon Pacific
Scandal Commission, 205. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader, and disciple of Papineau,
25; his followers, and their revolutionary programme, 26; accepts policy
of representation by population, 28; his radicalism keeps him in
opposition, 29; offered seat in administration of 1858 by Cartier, and
declines, 106-107. (Lord Elgin era) Signs Annexation Manifesto, 81; member of the
Parti Rouge, 108; becomes less radical in his views, 134. (George Brown Era) Leader
of the Rouges--his character--friendly relations with George Brown,
80-81; consulted by Brown as to forming ministry, 101; enters his
government, 102, 105, 106; his part in converting George Brown to
Confederation, 132; moves resolution favouring union of the Canadas in
1856, 132; pledged to settlement of question, 132; opposed to coalition,
160; his speech against Confederation, 175-178, 207; his motion for
adjournment defeated, 185; opposed to Brown entering coalition ministry,
199. =Bib.=: Taylor, Brit. Am.; Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty
Years; Willison, Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the Liberal Party.
Next: Dorion Jean Baptiste Eric 1826-1866 Brother Of Preceding One Of