Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Mackenzie Hon
George Brown; Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald; Willison,...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Negotiates restoration of Quebec, 220...
(Lord Dorchester era) Magistrate, strong anti-military feeling ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands night expedition to destroy Bri...
Breda Treaty Of
Signed between England and France, 1667. Brought to
a close th...
Young George Renny 1800?-1847 Born In Scotland A Brother Of Sir
William Young (q.v.). Founded the Nova Scotian newspaper in 182...
Voyage of, in 1774, 13, 14.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Town mayor of Quebec, strikes insubordin...
(Lord Dorchester era) A disaffected Montrealer, 122.
Queylus Abbe De
(Count Frontenac era) Sulpician, appointed vicar-general for Ca...
Fenety George E
(Wilmot era) On Wilmot, 131.
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Carries articles of capitulation of Queb...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Distributing Point For Snake River Country 7
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
La Terriere Pierre De Sales
Came to Canada from France, 1766;
appointed agent at Quebec fo...
Came to Canada, 1639, with Madame de la Peltrie,
Marie de l'In...
(Tilley era) Deserts his party in New Brunswick, 18.
Upper Canada Academy
(Egerton Ryerson era) Established by Methodists, June, 1836, 13...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the vessels of Company of New ...
Galt Sir Alexander Tilloch 1817-1893 Son Of John Galt Qv
Elected to the Legislature, 1849, for Sherbrooke. Dropped out of public
life for several years, but in 1853 again elected for Sherbrooke. Took
an active part in the movement leading up to Confederation; a member of
several administrations before and after Confederation; high
commissioner in Great Britain, 1880-1883. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Declines task of
forming a ministry, 86; becomes minister of finance in Cartier-Macdonald
administration, 86; speaks in favour of Confederation, 96; goes to
England with Cartier and Rose to secure approval of British government
to proposed union, 97; one of commissioners sent to England in 1865 to
confer with Imperial government on Confederation, defence, reciprocity,
etc., 120-121; minister of finance in first Dominion ministry, 134;
resigns, 1867, and succeeded by Rose, 136; introduces high tariff
(1859), 218; his protection policy supported by Macdonald, 219;
appointed high commissioner, 227. (Tilley era) Makes Confederation a Cabinet
question, 63; delegate to Charlottetown Conference, 74-75; to Quebec
Conference, 76; presented to the queen, 124; minister of finance in
first Dominion ministry, 129, 130. (George Brown Era) Asked by Sir Edmund Head to form
government, declines, 106, 133; favours federal union, 106; takes
Cayley's place in Macdonald-Cartier government, 107; advocates in 1858
federal union of all British North American provinces, 132-133; pledges
Cartier government to federal union policy, 133; mission to England,
133; his connection with reciprocity negotiations in 1865, 193-196; his
connection with negotiations with George Brown as to Confederation, 152,
154-155, 160; goes to England on Confederation mission, 186. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Goes to
England with Cartier and Rose in connection with Confederation, 56-57;
refuses decoration of C. B., 126-127. =Bib.=: Works: Canada from 1849
to 1859; Union of the British North American Provinces. For biog.,
see Taylor, Brit. Am.: Dent, Can. Por. and Last Forty Years;
Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald; Egerton and Grant, Canadian
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