Canadian History Dictionary Macgillivray William
Born in Scotland. Came to Canada, and entered
the service of t...
(Bishop Laval era) Hamlet, destruction of, 229. (Count Frontena...
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal, 88...
(John Graves Simcoe era) First printer in Upper Canada, 172; ac...
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Fairfield John 1797-1847 Sat In Congress 1835-1839 Governor Of
Maine, 1839-1840, and 1842. Member of the United States Senate,...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Convention of, 440; attack on Pres...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company, vessel, 183.
Born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, 1827. Studied law
and called ...
Mowat Sir Oliver 1820-1903 Born In Kingston Ontario Educated
there; called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1841, and practised i...
A town in Ontario founded by the Canada Company, about 1827.
Congregation De Notre Dame
(Count Frontenac era) Montreal, established, 29.
Came to Nova Scotia from Boston. Appointed member of the
(Samuel de Champlain era) English vessel seized by French, 221....
Succeeded Sir James Douglas as governor of British
(Lord Sydenham era) Duties assigned to, 331.
(Count Frontenac era) Recollet, on bad examples shown by
Re Francois Sieur De Gand
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates, 171.
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
Fleming Sir Sandford 1827- Born At Kirkaldy Scotland Came To
Canada, 1845. Chief engineer of the Intercolonial Railway; and of the
Canadian Pacific Railway; chancellor of Queen's University since 1880;
president of the Royal Society of Canada, 1888-1889. To his initiation
and persistent enthusiasm are due the establishment of a system of
universal or cosmic time; the laying of the Pacific cable, as part of an
inter-imperial telegraph service; and the building of the memorial tower
at Halifax to commemorate the opening of the first colonial Legislature.
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