Canadian History Dictionary O'callaghan Edmund Bailey 1797-1880 Born In Ireland In 1823
emigrated to Canada, and practised medicine at Quebec. Edited t...
A tribe closely resembling the Micmacs of Nova
Scotia, and inh...
Bowen Edward 1780-1866 Born In Ireland Came To Canada In 1797
studied law and called to the bar in 1803. From 1809 to 1812 re...
(Sir James Douglas era) Distributing point for Upper Columbia a...
Fort Le Boeuf
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Upp...
Bib : Campbell Pioneer Priests Of North America Parkman
Frontenac and Jesuits in North America.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie publishes, 46...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
Macpherson Sir David Lewis 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To
Canada, 1835. In 1842 entered business in Montreal; in 1851 he,...
Alix Simon Ch Director Of Company Of New France 170
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
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.;...
La Salle Jean Baptiste De 1651-1719 Abbe Canon Of Rheims
Company Of De Caen
Organized by William de Caen and his nephew Emery,
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) University endowment in Upper Canada...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Letter In Regard To Asgill 199 Bib : Cyc Am
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
(George Brown Era) An employee of the Globe, 256; shoots George...
Fisher Charles 1808-1880 Born In Fredericton Educated At King's
College and called to the bar, 1833. Contested York for the New
Brunswick Assembly, 1834, but defeated. Elected for York, 1837, and
continued to hold the seat with slight intervals until after
Confederation. Entered the New Brunswick government, 1848, but resigned,
1850, owing to a difference with the lieutenant-governor. Appointed a
delegate to the Portland Railway Convention, 1850. Became premier and
attorney-general in the first purely Liberal government formed in New
Brunswick, 1851. Resigned, 1856; in the following year resumed office
and remained at the head of affairs until 1861. Appointed a delegate to
the Trade Convention at Detroit, 1865. Again entered the government as
attorney-general, 1866. Represented New Brunswick as one of the
delegates to the Quebec and Westminster Conferences. Represented York in
the first Dominion House of Commons. Appointed a judge of the Supreme
Court of his native province, 1868. Died in Fredericton. =Index=: (Wilmot era)
Elected for York, 47; defeated in York, 66; opposes address to Metcalfe,
74; his efforts on behalf of responsible government, 91; elected for
York, in 1846, 102; moves want of confidence resolution, 103, 105;
defeated, 111; supports responsible government, 116; his influence, 117;
defeated in 1850, 128; opposes reduction of number of judges, 130. (Tilley era)
His character, 12; resigns, 18-19; attacks the government, 30-31;
attorney-general in Fisher government, 43; retires from government, 51;
re-elected for York, 52; delegate to Quebec Conference, 77; elected as
Confederation candidate in York, 95-96; moves amendment to address, 102;
attorney-general, 105; defeats Pickard, 108; moves Confederation
resolution, 115-116; sent as delegate to England, 120; elected for York
to first Dominion Parliament, and moves the address, 131. =Bib.=:
Hannay, History of New Brunswick.
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