Canadian History Dictionary Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie publishes, 46...
Abraham Plains Of
See Plains of Abraham.
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
Hudson's Bay Company post. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simp...
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
Queen's Brigade French
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 262.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of the Company of New France...
Comprised all the western portions of Canada,
except Manitoba ...
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
(John Graves Simcoe era) Arrangement with Lower Canada respecti...
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
Index : George Brown Era Withdraws From Confederation Scheme 185-186 Count Frontenac Era English
settlements in, attacked, 46. (Bishop Laval era) French success...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
Near western end of Lake Superior, about twenty miles
Galt John 1779-1839 Came To Canada 1824 Returned To England
came out again in 1826, remaining until 1829. Associated, in th...
(Lord Dorchester era) Their grievances, 5. (John Graves Simcoe ...
(Tilley era) Proposes construction of European and North Americ...
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.
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