Canadian History Dictionary Prince Of Wales Fort
At the mouth of the Churchill River, Hudson Bay.
Built by the ...
Durham John George Lambton Earl Of 1792-1840 Entered British
Parliament, 1814, for county of Durham, and won recognition as ...
(Count Frontenac era) Niece of Talon, wife of Francois Perrot, ...
Cumberland William Augustus Duke Of 1721-1765 Second Son Of
George II. Commanded British armies in Flanders and Hanover. =I...
House Of Assembly
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) British government prepared to gr...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Russian Convention 1825
(Sir James Douglas era) Its provisions, 118-119.
Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
(Count Frontenac era) Clerk to attorney-general, 106.
Studied law at Lincoln's Inn, and called to the bar,
1791. In ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Stimulated by fur trade, 38; America re...
(Wilmot era) Methodist clergyman in Fredericton, 133; his
(Joseph Howe era) On his death, 1839, Joseph Howe offered his s...
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
(Count Frontenac era) Issue of, sanctioned, 125; number to be i...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Laid waste, 151.
Le Valois Father
(Bishop Laval era) Recommends Saint-Vallier to succeed Laval, 1...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sheriff of the home distric...
Elgin James Bruce Eighth Earl Of 1811-1863 Lord Elgin Era His Qualities As A
statesman, 3-4; his success in Canada, 4; his lineage, 5-6; his...
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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