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(Sir James Douglas era) Jesuit missionary--supposed to be first...
(General Brock era) Ceded to Britain with surrender of Detroit,...
St Leger Colonel Barry
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ordered to occupy Crown Point, 21...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Sloop of war, commanded by Captain Jervi...
(Count Frontenac era) Sent to Michilimackinac, 310. (Wolfe / Mo...
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, on bad examples shown by
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
King's College Upper Canada
Granted royal charter, Mar. 15, 1827.
(Bishop Laval era) Name given by Sulpicians to Montreal, 85; in...
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
(Lord Dorchester era) Introduction of, from France, prohibited,...
(Lord Sydenham era) Tenure of, in Canada, 175; Lord John Russel...
Dollard Des Ormeaux Adam
A young officer of the garrison at
Montreal, who saved Montrea...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Returned In 1848 50 Attorney-general Of Upper Canada In
Hincks-Morin ministry, 113; elevated to the bench, 126; first
Des Barres William Frederick 1800-1885 Born In Nova Scotia
Educated at Halifax Grammar School; called to the bar of Nova S...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Spanish governor of Louisiana, his pro...
(General Brock era) Resolution of Lower Canada Assembly excludi...
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St Pater's Port Guernsey
(General Brock era) Home of the Brock family, 3-5.
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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