Canadian History Dictionary Index : George Brown Era Witnesses Shooting Of George Brown By Bennett 255-256
seizes Bennett, 256.
King's American Regiment
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Fanning, 202.
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
St Lawrence Channel
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier favours deepening of, 45.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Clerk of Crown and Pleas, 178.
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe 74 Commands British Right In
battle of Montmorency, 134, 140, 141, 142; moves up river with ...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era His Letter In Reference To George Brown 496 Sir John A Macdonald Era Leader
of opposition in succession to George Brown, 150; Supreme Court...
Sedgewick Major Robert
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes Acadia by Cromwell's orders, 268.
La Motte Cadillac Antoine De
Son of Jean de La Motte, Sieur de
Cadillac, de Launay et de Mo...
Galt Sir Alexander Tilloch 1817-1893 Son Of John Galt Qv
Elected to the Legislature, 1849, for Sherbrooke. Dropped out o...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Haldimand's Correspondence With 294 338 Proposed
appointment of, 330. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Hatheway George L
(Tilley era) Chief commissioner of the Board of Works, New
Village on the north side of the St. Lawrence, four miles
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Evacuated 90 British Establish Fortified Camp On 108
settlements on, burned by Wolfe's orders, 150. (Bishop Laval er...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Bib : Memoires 1634-1662
(Count Frontenac era) Fort built at falls of, 329.
Southern extension of Hudson Bay, discovered in 1610, by
The British Colonies In North America
Engraved by William Faden,
1777. Print from Plate. North Ameri...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founds Astoria 64 See Also Pacific
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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