Canadian History Dictionary Burns Robert Easton 1805-1863 Born In Niagara Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1827. Practised at Niagara, St. Catharines, an...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of t...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Vessel in which Haldimand embarke...
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, preaches funeral sermon on Fron...
Steuben Frederick William Augustus Henry Ferdinand Baron Von
(1730-1794). Served through Seven Years' War. In 1777 offered h...
Founded, 1668, as the Quebec Seminary, and granted a
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Indian Tribe Enemies Of The English 16 Joseph Howe Era Howe
interests himself in their welfare, 245; his report on their co...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commands battery at Pres de Ville, 127.
Mcgill John 1752-1834 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Virginia In
1773. Espoused the royal cause in the Revolution; in 1777 a lie...
Lieutenant-colonel in the army, 1755; commanded an
Fort Rupert Fort Charles Built By Gillam At Mouth Of Rupert
River, foot of James Bay, 1667. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) ...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Informs Haldimand He Owes Promotion To The King 83
summary sent him of Haldimand's expenses, 107; compliments Hald...
Falconbridge Sir Glenholme 1846- Born At Drummondville Ontario
Educated at the University of Toronto, graduating 1866. Called ...
Huskisson William 1770-1830 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Criticizes British commercial policy, 12; president of Board of...
Macdonald John Sandfield 1812-1872 Born In St Raphaels
Glengarry. In 1840 called to the bar, and practised in Cornwall...
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's views on, 95.
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Heads Commission To Enquire Into Affairs In Canada 135
his report, 136. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Did not believe British...
Special Council Of Lower Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Summoned to consider question of
Wentworth Sir John 1737-1820 Born In Portsmouth New Hampshire
Educated at Harvard. In 1765 went to England as agent of the pr...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada, 28-30;
Macdonald's connection with separate school question, 82, 84; compulsory
education established, 116. (Wilmot era) State of, in New Brunswick, 83; Wilmot's
interest in, 83; grammar schools, 85-86; college of New Brunswick, 86;
Madras System, 86-87; lack of public interest in schools, 88-90;
Wilmot's views on education, 90-91. (Tilley era) Improvement in school system,
20; King's College, 20-22. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Limited to a few, but excellent, 23. (Egerton Ryerson era)
In Upper Canada, 51-59; petitions, 54-55; Common School Bill, 1816,--its
provisions, 56-57; Board of Education, 58; provisions of amending Act,
1824, 58; the university question, 133-162; the common school system,
163-213; separate school question, 215-245; grammar or high schools,
247-268. (Lord Elgin era) Gradual improvements in common school system after 1841,
87-89; Mrs. Jamieson on the Upper Canadian schoolmaster, 87; Lord
Elgin's interest in educational problems, 88. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) System of common
schools provided for in government programme, 1841, 89; Act passed, 105;
previous legislation for higher education, 105-106; for elementary
schools, 106-107; terms of new Act of 1841, 107-108; school laws of
1843,189-190; Baldwin's University Act, 190; history of the university
movement in Upper Canada, 191-197; under second La Fontaine-Baldwin
ministry, 281, 286, 292, 338-339. (Lord Sydenham era) Demand that Clergy Reserves
should be applied to purposes of, 240-242. (John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's efforts in cause
of, 166. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) In the clerical colleges of Quebec, 3-5; Lord Elgin on, 5;
Cartier's work for, in Lower Canada, 114; in Quebec, 37-38. (Lord Dorchester era)
Committee on, appointed, 226; conflicting views on, 227-229. (Joseph Howe era) In Nova
Scotia,--Joseph Howe advocates compulsory education, 79; and an
undenominational provincial university, 82; again introduces his measure
for public schools, 115. (George Brown Era) George Brown's views on, 47, 59, 61, 62-64,
75, 121-123, 145; separate school question, 121-123, 144-145. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In
the early days of British rule, 233-236. See Ryerson, Egerton;
Strachan, John; Simcoe, John Graves; Grammar Schools; Universities;
Public Schools; Libraries; Manitoba School Question; Separate Schools.
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