Canadian History Dictionary Index : Sir James Douglas Era Discovers Mouth Of Columbia 14 15 Bib : Bancroft
History of the North-West Coast.
(Lord Dorchester era) One of the protesting members of Council ...
Burel Brother Gilbert
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
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(George Brown Era) Elective versus nominative system discussed ...
Queen's Brigade French
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 262.
Parker Sir Hyde 1739-1807 Second Son Of Vice-admiral Sir Hyde
Parker. Born in England. Served in the navy under his father. I...
(General Brock era) Near Fort Niagara, massacre of British troo...
A small stream in Essex County, Ontario, falling into
Osler William 1849- Born In Bond Head Ontario Educated At
Toronto and McGill Universities; from 1874 to 1884 professor of...
(George Brown Era) Leaders of the party, 39; origin of name, 40...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Returned In 1848 50 Attorney-general Of Upper Canada In
Hincks-Morin ministry, 113; elevated to the bench, 126; first
Carleton Sir Guy
Mack Karl Freiherr Von 1752-1822 General Brock Era Austrian General Surrender
Hudson's Bay Company post at mouth of Albany River, west
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
Canadian Northern Railway
The first link in this transcontinental
railway dates back to ...
A tribe of the Siouan family; first mentioned in
the Jesuit Re...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Delegate Of Anti-confederate Party Goes To
England with Howe to demand repeal of British North America Act...
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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