Canadian History Dictionary Finlayson Duncan
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor Hudson's Bay C...
(Count Frontenac era) Author of Frontenac et Ses Amis, 229; his...
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his expl...
See Company of New France.
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
The earliest canal in Canada and in North America was that at
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
Archibald Samuel George William 1777-1846 Born In Colchester
County, Nova Scotia. Studied law and practised in Nova Scotia; ...
Newspaper published at Brantford. Established, 1834. =Index=:
Lieutenant-governor of Quebec, 1785-1789. =Index=: (Lord Dorche...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, returns to France, 209.
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage to the North-West Coast for sea-...
Denison George Taylor 1839- Police Magistrate At Toronto Since
1877. Commanded Governor-General's Bodyguard in Fenian Raid, 18...
(Bishop Laval era) On the zeal of the missionaries, 61.
Le Tardif Olivier
Born in Normandy, 1601. Came to Canada, 1620, and
employed as ...
Harrison Robert Alexander 1833-1878 Studied Law And Appointed To
crown law department of Upper Canada, 1854. Retired, 1859, and ...
Berkeley George Cranfield 1753-1818 Entered The Navy 1766
accompanied Cook in survey of coast of Newfoundland and Gulf of...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Son of Joseph Brant, commits murder, 1...
Kingston 1790 Coloured Ms Plan Of Kingston And Its Vicinity
Accompanying Lieutenant-Colonel Hughes's letter to Lieutenant-G...
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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