Canadian History Dictionary Childers Hugh Culling Eardley 1827-1896 Entered The House Of
Commons, 1860; financial secretary, 1865-1866; first lord of th...
An island at the eastern extremity of Nova Scotia, now
Richelieu Armand Jean Du Plessis Duc De 1585-1642 Born In France
In 1607 bishop of Lucon; entered politics, and in 1616 secretar...
A seaport, and the capital of Nova Scotia; founded in 1749
(General Brock era) Newspaper founded in 1806, appealed to race...
(Wilmot era) Candidate in St. John County, opposes responsible
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 18...
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
Habeas Corpus Act
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Not in operation in Haldimand's t...
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(Count Frontenac era) Sulpician, appointed vicar-general for Ca...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Lawyer, employed to contest Champlain...
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
(Bishop Laval era) His funeral sermon on Bishop Saint-Vallier q...
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
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(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 263.
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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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