Canadian History Dictionary Fulford Francis 1803-1868 Educated At Oxford Ordained 1828
Consecrated first Anglican bishop of Montreal, 1850, and sailed...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Subject discussed in Quebec Gazet...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie publishes, 459.
(Bishop Laval era) In siege of Quebec, 230. (Count Frontenac er...
Asgill Sir Charles 1762-1823 A Lieutenant In Cornwallis's Army
1780. Taken prisoner at Yorktown, condemned to death by the Ame...
Montreal Island Of
(Lord Dorchester era) Limit of French settlement, 8; governorsh...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French retreat from, 62.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor Hudson's Bay C...
Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Secretary To The Portugal Commission 220 Wilmot Era His
sarcastic reference to Glenelg, 42. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
(Lord Sydenham era) Its address to the electors in opposition t...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Correspondent of Haldimand's, 315...
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
(Bishop Laval era) On the zeal of the missionaries, 61.
(Lord Dorchester era) Confusion and abuse in administration of,...
(Sir James Douglas era) First sea-going vessel on Fraser River,...
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, in Britain, 25, 28, 32.
(Bishop Laval era) Brother of Bishop Laval, 19; bad conduct of,...
Royal Roussillon Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Seigniorial manor of, headquarters of Mo...
(General Brock era) Island of, birthplace of Brock, 1-6.
Dunkin Christopher 1811-1881 Born In London England Educated At
the Universities of London and Glasgow. Emigrated to America; studied at
Harvard University, and for a time tutor of Greek in that institution.
Came to Canada about 1836, and engaged in newspaper work. Appointed
secretary to the Education Commission, 1838, and subsequently secretary
to the Post-office Commission. Assistant-secretary for Lower Canada,
1841-1847; called to the bar, 1846. Unsuccessfully contested the county
of Drummond for a seat in the Legislative Assembly, 1844, but elected to
represent Drummond and Arthabaska, 1857. Defeated, 1861, but elected for
the county of Brome, 1862. Retained his seat until Confederation, when
elected by the same county to the House of Commons. At first an opponent
of Confederation, but afterwards a strong supporter. Provincial
treasurer of Quebec, 1867; entered the Dominion Cabinet as minister of
agriculture, 1869. Appointed a judge of the Superior Court of Quebec,
1871; held office until his death. Name associated with the Canada
Temperance Act, better known as the "Dunkin Act." =Bib.=: Dent's Can.
Por. and Last Forty Years.
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