Canadian History Dictionary Fontbonne Colonel
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His disposition of the Guienne Regiment,...
Gates Sir Thomas 1596-1621 Governor Of Virginia Index : Samuel De Champlain Era
Grant to, by James I of England, 223. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.;...
Association Of Canadian Refugees
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Formed in 1839, 448; object of,
Bib : His Works Ed By Henry A Washington Were Published By Order
of Congress, in 9 vols., 1853. See also Randolph, Memoirs,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Takes soundings in the Traverse, 82.
Dollier De Casson Francis 1636-1701 Born In Basse Bretagne Served
with distinction as a cavalry officer under Turenne. Came to Mo...
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
Copenhagen Battle Of 1801 General Brock Era Description Of 25-31 Bombardment
of, and capture of Danish fleet, 106.
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Applies Name Of Chouayens To Those Who Would Not Follow
Papineau, 68; withdraws from Papineau's party, 117; denounced b...
See St. Maurice River.
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
Crillon Count Edward De
(General Brock era) His connection with the John Henry
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian name of Lake Simcoe, 93. See al...
Lusignan Paul Louis Dazemard De
Commanded Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point) in 1749, when the Sw...
Montigny Abbe De
(Bishop Laval era) Title borne by Laval in his youth, 7, 19.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mass celebrated in her house on resto...
St John's River
(Bishop Laval era) Recollet mission on, 111.
Stisted Sir Henry William
Educated at Sandhurst and entered the army
as ensign, 1835. Se...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Anne Hebert, 113; death of, 1...
Bib : Parkman Old Regime
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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