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Jones John Paul 1747-1792 Born In Scotland Son Of John Paul Of
Arbigland; assumed name of Jones. Entered American navy, 1775. ...
Burk Rev J
(John Graves Simcoe era) Censured by Simcoe, 190.
A city of Quebec, at the mouth of the Richelieu River. Named
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Adopted by Liberal party, 262; campa...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Abortive Attempt To Capture British Batteries At 133-135
Quebec bombarded from, 115, 116; sailors landed at daily, for m...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Iroquois Settlement On 265 Bib : Conant Life In
Canada and Upper Canada Sketches.
(Tilley era) Offers to build European and North American Railwa...
La Chaise Francois D'aix 1624-1709 Born At The Castle Of Aix In
Forez. Entered Society of Jesus, and provincial of his order wh...
Lormel Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
Don De Dieu
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name of vessel in which Champlain sai...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Seigniorial manor of, headquarters of Mo...
(Joseph Howe era) Father of Joseph Howe; a United Empire Loyali...
Belmont Francois Vachon De
Came to Canada from France in 1680, and
joined the Seminary of...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Founder 1684 Of The Order Of Christian Brothers 125
Bering Sea Question
Arose out of a dispute as to the seal-fisheries
of Bering Sea....
(Tilley era) Candidate in York, New Brunswick, 95; defeated, 96...
Sutton H T Manners
The name applied to the territories of the Hudson's Bay
Mcgee Thomas D'arcy 1825-1868 Emigrated From Ireland To The United
States, 1842, and became editor of the Boston Pilot; returned t...
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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