Canadian History Dictionary Greene Nathanael 1742-1786 Lord Dorchester Era American General Watches Leslie's
army in South Carolina, 197; destitute condition of his force, ...
Second-in-command, under Admiral Saunders, before
Built in 1750, on Chignecto Bay, three miles south of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
Castle Of St Louis
See Chateau St. Louis.
Index : Joseph Howe Era Halifax Lawyer Becomes A Baptist And Enters Ministry 77
Dalhousie College refuses to appoint him to professorship, 81. ...
North American Fur Company
(Sir James Douglas era) Succeeds Pacific Fur Company, 134;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Former hostage with French, acts as guid...
Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
Macdonald Andrew Archibald 1829- Born In Brudenell Prince
Edward Island. Engaged in business as a general merchant. Sat i...
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
On the Saskatchewan. A notable place in the annals of
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
(Samuel de Champlain era) On the settlement at Ste. Croix, 25. ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
Cayet Victor Palma
(Samuel de Champlain era) His work on French navigation, 15.
Name applied by the French to a confederacy of four
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
Wilmot Robert Duncan 1809-1891 Born At Fredericton New Brunswick
Member of the provincial Parliament, 1846-1861 and in 1865-1867...
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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