Canadian History Dictionary Partelow John R
(Wilmot era) Opposed to responsible government, 65; his views
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
Bib : Hertslet Treaties And Conventions
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) As an orator, 7; influence on Cart...
Area 10,000 square miles. Discovered by Brebeuf and
Fanning Edmund 1737-1818 Held Various Offices In The American
colonies before the Revolution. Removed to Nova Scotia, and in ...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Canadians Petition For Its Restoration To Canada Bib :
Cartwright, Sixteen Years on the Coast of Labrador; Hind,
Ashburton Alexander Baring Baron 1774-1848 Entered Parliament In
1806. Opposed measures against American commerce. President of ...
(General Brock era) Brock's faithful servant, 11.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Chaplain to 34th Regiment, forbid...
Lisgar John Young Baron 1807-1876 Born At Bombay Entered
Parliament in 1831; became lord of treasury in 1841, and secret...
Minto Gilbert John Murray Kynynmond Elliot Earl 1847- Educated
at Eton and Cambridge, and entered the army, 1867. Served with ...
Jesuit missionary in the Huron country, 1643. Had been
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
In the Province of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Paris...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, 202.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Governor Simcoe, killed in stor...
Index : Lord Sydenham Era Chancellor Of The Exchequer 55 56 Elevated To The
peerage as Lord Monteagle, 57. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's attachment to, 70, 72; Wolfe ent...
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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