Canadian History Dictionary St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
South shore of St. Lawrence, below Quebec. =Index=:
Gaillardin Claud J C
(1810-1880). (Count Frontenac era) French historian, referred
Also known as the Governor's Road. Built by Governor
West India Company
Established by royal edict in 1664, under the
Brock And His Time
Brock, Sir Isaac, Correspondence, 1811, Serie Q,
Volume No. 31...
(General Brock era) Quartermaster-general of militia,
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
(Joseph Howe era) Appointed to Executive Council, Nova Scotia,
Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1...
Gibbs Thomas Nicholson 1821-1883 Born In Terrebonne Quebec
Engaged in business pursuits at Oshawa. Defeated for election t...
One of the leading traders of the North West Company
in the We...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
Street George F
(Wilmot era) Solicitor-general of Brunswick, 34.
St Leger Colonel Barry
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ordered to occupy Crown Point, 21...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
Derby Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley Fourteenth Earl
(1799-1869). Entered Parliament, 1820; Irish secretary, 1830-18...
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Louis Hebert, 112, 146.
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Interpreter 144 Remains In Quebec During English
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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