Canadian History Dictionary Rainsford John
(Count Frontenac era) Rescues comrades cast away on Anticosti, ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huguenot, violent conduct of, towards...
Meredith Sir William Ralph 1840- Born In The County Of Middlesex
Ontario. Educated at the London District Grammar School, and at...
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
Cadet Joseph Michel
Began life as a butcher; won the confidence of
the intendant B...
See North-West Coast.
Bib : Morgan Cel Can
Toronto Alliance Society
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Sympathizes with Lower Canada, 327...
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
Bib : Hodge Handbook Of American Indians Reclus Primitive Folk
See also United States Bureau of Ethnology Reports.
Courier Upper Canada
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Publishes doggerel abuse of Assemb...
Presented by Joseph Howe before the Assembly of
Nova Scotia in...
Breda Treaty Of
Signed between England and France, 1667. Brought to
a close th...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Dangerous situation of, 4.
Baronets Of Nova Scotia
An order created by James I, in 1625, for the
purpose of "adva...
Repentigny Captain De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) With Canadians, guards fords of
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's bill on, 163.
Cartier Jacques 1491-1557 In 1534 Sailing Out Of St Malo Made
his first voyage to the New World, entering the Gulf of St. Law...
Prince Of Wales Island
On the north-west coast of North America.
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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