Canadian History Dictionary Index : Lord Elgin Era Elected 1848 50 George Brown Era Opposes Confederation Scheme His
motion for an appeal to the people defeated, 185. (Baldwin / La...
Born in England. Came to Montreal, and engaged in the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron tribe devoted to the French, 92...
Monts Pierre Du Guast Comte De 1560-1611 In 1603 Became Head Of
the Company formed by Champlain to plant colonies in New France...
Phipps Sir William 1651-1695 Born In Maine In 1669 Employed As A
ship carpenter, and later became captain of a merchantman saili...
L'auberiviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De
Roman Catholic bishop of
Quebec, 1739-1740, succeeding Dosquet...
Slafter E F
(Samuel de Champlain era) His estimate of Champlain, 277-279. =...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe 74 Commands British Right In
battle of Montmorency, 134, 140, 141, 142; moves up river with ...
Bib : An Historical Journal Of The Campaigns In North America
1757-60. See also Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe.
Made four notable voyages: the first, in 1607, for the
(Count Frontenac era) Killed at Laprairie, 313.
(Sir James Douglas era) Named by Captain Cook, 21; Captain Doug...
De Bonne Judge
(General Brock era) Resolution of Assembly excluding, 126.
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Grand-niece of Haldimand, 343.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
Founded May 17, 1642, by Chomedy de Maisonneuve. Champlain
Turcotte J G
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
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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