Canadian History Dictionary Beauharnois Francois De 1665-1746 Born In France Became
intendant of New France in 1702 and held the position until 170...
Plan de la Ville de Quebec, capitale de la Nouvelle
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Confirms statements as to Cartier'...
Separate Schools New Brunswick
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Public opinion aroused in Quebec,
Urfe Abbe D'
(Count Frontenac era) Haughtily treated by Frontenac, 110. (Bis...
(Count Frontenac era) Fortress on western boundary of Acadia, c...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battalion of regular troops, 29, 105, 11...
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
Logan Sir William Edmond 1798-1875 Born At Montreal Of United
Empire Loyalist descent. Educated at the University of Edinburg...
Troyes Chevalier Pierre De
Born in France. Entered the army, and
came to Canada as an off...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
On west coast of Vancouver Island. Discovered and named
Index : Bishop Laval Era Acting Governor Of Montreal 223 Succeeds Callieres As
governor, 235. (Count Frontenac era) Acts as chief of staff to ...
(George Brown Era) Beginnings of agitation for, in Canada, 231;...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Rattray William Jordan 1835-1883 Born In London England
Emigrated to Canada, 1848. In 1858 graduated from Toronto Unive...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sloop of war, commanded by Captain Jervi...
(Bishop Laval era) Nephew of Huron chief, deserts to the Iroquo...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Enters J A Macdonald's Law Office As A Student 6 Forms
partnership with Macdonald, 10; his letter to Macdonald on the ...
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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