Canadian History Dictionary Home Rule In Ireland
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Resolutions on, in Canadian Parliame...
Carheil Etienne De
A Breton, of noble birth. Came to Canada as a
Smith Sir Henry 1812-1868 Born In London England Came To Canada
with his parents; studied law and called to the bar of Upper Ca...
Simpson Sir George 1792-1860 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era His Influence 8 Sent To
Athabaska, 1820, 215, 231-232; his character and appearance, 21...
Dunmore John Murray Earl Of 1732-1809 Royal Governor Of Virginia
appointed 1771. Returned to England after the Revolutionary War...
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) At meeting of Constitutional Commit...
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Organizes shooting matches, 342; r...
(Wilmot era) Member for Sunbury, in New Brunswick Assembly,
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
Dodd E M
(Joseph Howe era) Solicitor-general and member of Executive and...
Van Rensselaer Rensselaer 1802-1850 Son Of General S Van
Rensselaer of Albany, New York; for some time employed as a cle...
Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France
Rottenburg Baron De
Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
(Lord Dorchester era) Largest vessel of flotilla on Lake Champl...
North America, etc.
Prince Of Wales Island
On the north-west coast of North America.
Hudson's Bay And North
Carte montrant le chemin que Louis Jolliet a
fait depuis Tadou...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Fitzgibbon James 1780-1863 Born In Ireland Joined The Tarbert
Fencibles, 1798; served in Holland the following year, and in 1801
present at the battle of Copenhagen. The same year came to Canada with
the 49th Regiment, and served under Brock with distinction in the War of
1812. In command of the British at Beaver Dam. In 1822 appointed
assistant adjutant-general; and in 1827 clerk of the House of Assembly.
Commissioned as colonel of the second West York Regiment 1831, and took
an active part in the suppression of the Rebellion of 1837. Returned to
England, where in 1850 made a military knight of Windsor. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Describes gallant conduct of Savery Brock at Egmont-op-Zee, 18-20; his
reminiscences of Brock, 66-67. (Lord Sydenham era) Made clerk of Legislative Council,
334. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats rebels at Montgomery's farm, 379. =Bib.=: FitzGibbon,
A Veteran of 1812; Lucas, Canadian War of 1812; Dent, Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Read, Rebellion of 1837; Lizars, Humours of
'37; Morgan, Cel. Can.
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