Canadian History Dictionary Tilley James
(Tilley era) Grandfather of Sir Leonard Tilley, grantee of
Vaudreuil-cavagnal Pierre De Rigaud Marquis De 1698-1778 Born At
Quebec, son of Philippe de Vaudreuil (q.v.). Entered the army a...
Hatheway George L
(Tilley era) Chief commissioner of the Board of Works, New
Marshall John George 1786-1880 Born In Nova Scotia Educated At
Halifax, and called to the bar, 1808. Represented Sydney in the...
Wolseley Garnet Joseph Viscount 1833- Born In Golden Bridge
House, Dublin county, Ireland. In 1852 entered the army as ensi...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) His account of the voyage o...
Henry Alexander The Younger
Nephew of preceding. Entered service of
North West Company abo...
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada...
Robineau De Becancour Rene
(Lord Elgin era) His seigniory of Portneuf made a
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Ecclesiastical Court, arrested, 163...
De Lisle Elizabeth
(General Brock era) Mother of Sir Isaac Brock, 6.
Mack Karl Freiherr Von 1752-1822 General Brock Era Austrian General Surrender
One of the principal establishments of the Hudson's Bay
An Algonquian tribe. The name means "Little prairie
Chatham William Pitt First Earl Of 1708-1778 The Great
Commoner," who brought England "to a height of prosperity and g...
See Chauvin, Pierre de.
(General Brock era) At entrance to Niagara River, lighthouse,
Fort St Louis
Quebec. See Chateau St. Louis. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
Doutre Joseph 1825-1886 Born In Beauharnois Quebec Called To The
bar, 1847. Early became a leader of the Liberal party. One of the
founders of Le Pays, besides contributing to other newspapers. As a
result of one of his articles, fought a duel with Georges E. Cartier,
but without serious consequences. Joined the Institut Canadien at
Montreal, and became the president, 1852. Took a leading part in
opposition to the Roman Catholic Church in the "Joseph Guibord Case."
Counsel for the Dominion government before the Halifax Fisheries
Commission. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; protests against
Dorion entering Cartier's administration, 106-107. =Bib.=: Works: Les
Fiances de 1812; Le Frere et la Soeur; Les Sauvages du Canada; The
Constitution of Canada. For biog., see Willison, Sir Wilfrid Laurier
and the Liberal Party.
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