Canadian History Dictionary Responsible Government
The period of responsible government in Canada
dates from the ...
Stanmore Sir Arthur Hamilton Gordon Baron 1829- Sir John A Macdonald Era
Lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, at first opposes Confeder...
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Parish erected, 175; united to Seminary,
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
(Lord Elgin era) History of, in Canada, 99; vigorous policy of ...
Henrietta Of France Queen Of England
(Samuel de Champlain era) Dowry of, 216.
Denonville Jacques-rene De Brisay Marquis De
Eleventh governor of
New France. Colonel of Dragoons in French...
Dent John Charles 1841-1888 Born In England Came To Canada At An
early age; studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada. W...
(Count Frontenac era) Brave conduct of, in command of party aga...
Colebrooke Sir William Macbean George 1787-1870 After Serving In
the army, and as political agent in the East, became lieutenant...
(General Brock era) Corps raised and commanded by Colonel de Sa...
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
(Lord Dorchester era) One of protesting members of Council unde...
Born in Normandy, 1608. Came to Canada, 1640. Two
Mcgill James 1744-1813 Born In Glasgow Scotland Emigrated To
Canada. For some years engaged in the western fur trade; and in...
Ordre Du Bon Temps
(Samuel de Champlain era) Social club established at Port Royal...
Alexander Sir William
See Stirling, Earl of.
Index : Lord Elgin Era Inspector-general 1854 140 Favours Division Of Clergy
Reserves among various denominations, 163. (George Brown Era) G...
(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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