Canadian History Dictionary La Peltrie Marie Madeleine De Nee De Chauvigny Daughter Of The
Seigneur de Vaubougon, in Normandy; married early in life, and ...
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Missouri in 1834, 132; member of Victoria board of management, ...
Mountain George Jehoshaphat 1789-1863 Born In England Educated At
Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1812, and priest, 1816. In 1814-181...
Logan Sir William Edmond 1798-1875 Born At Montreal Of United
Empire Loyalist descent. Educated at the University of Edinburg...
Quesnel Frederick A
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Special Council of Lower Canada,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Levrier, one of the tw...
Voltaire Francois Marie Arouet De 1694-1778 French Writer
Allouez Father Claude
Came to Quebec, 1657. Left for the West, 1665.
Laboured for tw...
See Camaret, Marie.
On Fraser River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay ...
Established 1752. First newspaper published in what
is now the...
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
Burk Rev J
(John Graves Simcoe era) Censured by Simcoe, 190.
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
Navigation Art Of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Highly praised by Champlain, 7.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Fanaticism of, 86.
Esten James C Palmer 1806-1864 Born In Bermuda Educated At The
Charter House, London; called to the English bar. Came to Canad...
Between Great Britain and the United States; negotiated
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index.=: (George Brown Era) Th...
Drummond Lewis Thomas 1813-1882 Born In Londonderry Ireland Came
to Canada with his mother, 1825. Educated at Nicolet College; studied
law, and called to the bar, 1836. Elected to the Assembly for Montreal,
1843, but prevented from taking his seat by the dissolution of the
Assembly. Defeated in the general election that followed, but in the
same year elected for Portneuf. Held office in the La Fontaine-Baldwin
ministry as solicitor-general for Lower Canada, 1848-1851, and became
attorney-general for Lower Canada in the Hincks-Morin government, 1851.
Held office under various administrations until 1856, when he resigned,
owing to a dispute over the leadership of the Assembly. Again took
office as attorney-general in the short-lived Brown-Dorion
administration, 1861, and as commissioner of public works in the
Macdonald-Dorion government, 1863. In the same year defeated for
re-election and retired from political life. Appointed a judge of the
Superior Court for Lower Canada, 1864. Retired, 1873. Died in Montreal.
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