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(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Report on, 153; Mackenzie offered ...
Graves Samuel 1713-1787 British Admiral Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Godfather Of
Simcoe, 15; commands naval force at Boston, 19. (Lord Dorcheste...
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
Boucher De Grosbois Et De Boucherville Pierre 1622-1717 Came To
Canada in 1634 with his father; served as a soldier of the litt...
Osgoode William 1754-1824 Born In England Educated At Oxford
studied law, and called to the English bar, 1779. Appointed
Bernieres Henri De 1635-1700 Born In France Came To Canada With
Laval in 1659. Cure of Quebec, 1660-1687; and grand-vicar of th...
Carleton Lady Maria
(Lord Dorchester era) Gains social popularity at Quebec, 162;
Came to Nova Scotia as lieutenant-colonel of
Index : Lord Elgin Era Construction Of Stimulated By Provincial Guarantee 1849
Yale James Murray
Entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company
about 1815, wh...
Lusignan Paul Louis Dazemard De
Commanded Fort St. Frederic (Crown
Point) in 1749, when the Sw...
Newcastle Henry Pelham Tiennes Pelham Clinton Duke Of 1811-1864
Entered Parliament, 1832; chief secretary for Ireland, 1846; an...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages stood
Inspector-general, 1845-1848, and again, 1854-1858.
By the Act...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Abandonment of, by French government, 53...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commissioner for exchange of prisoners, 2...
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools o...
Rodney George Brydges Baron 1718-1792 Born In Walton-upon-thames
England. Educated at Harrow School. Entered the navy; promoted
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era His Instructions To English Ambassador At Paris 215
restores New France and Acadia to France, 221. =Bib.=: Dict. Na...
St Pater's Port Guernsey
(General Brock era) Home of the Brock family, 3-5.
Dunn Thomas 1731-1818 Engaged In Mercantile Life Came To Canada
shortly after the conquest. In 1764 appointed a member of the first
Legislative Council of Quebec. A member of the new Council formed under
Quebec Act, and one of the five selected by Carleton for the Special
Privy Council. On the passing of the Constitutional Act, appointed one
of the first executive and legislative councillors of the Lower
Province, and during five different periods acted as president of the
Legislative Council. On departure of Sir Robert Milnes, in 1805, assumed
the administration of the province and continued to act until the
arrival of Sir James Craig in October, 1807. Again in 1811, during the
interval between the departure of Sir James Craig and the arrival of Sir
George Prevost, entrusted with the administration. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
Appointed judge, 183. (General Brock era) Becomes civil administrator with title of
president on departure of Sir R.S. Milnes, 69, 73; differences with
Brock, 77; confident of loyalty of French-Canadians, 86; calls out
one-fifth of militia, 94, 96; becomes administrator again on departure
of Craig, 157. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.; Christie, History of Lower
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