Canadian History Dictionary Langhorn John
(John Graves Simcoe era) Second Church of England clergyman to ...
See Ticonderoga. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Fort seized by
Index : Joseph Howe Era Establishes Steamship Line Between Halifax And Great
Britain, 234; makes New York western terminal of his line, 234....
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
Vincent De Paul Saint 1576-1660 Born In Pouay Studied For The
priesthood and ordained, 1600. In 1617 founded the Congregation...
Crawley Edmund Albern 1799-1880 Graduated From King's College
Windsor; studied law under James W. Johnstone, and called to th...
(1807-1860). Born at St. Charles, Bellechasse, Lower
Newspaper published at Halifax. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Form...
Chateau St Louis
At Quebec. Commenced by Governor de Montmagny,
1647, and compl...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Government makes provision...
Newspaper published in New York. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
Index : Lord Elgin Era His Tribute To Lord Elgin 123-124 Bib : Cyc Am
Parkes Sir Henry 1815-1896 Australian Statesman Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era
Rhodes suggests scheme of Imperial preferential trade to, 343.
Meulles Chevalier Jacques De
Intendant of New France, 1682-1686. The
son of Francois Meulle...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Opposes sale by Hudson's Ba...
Journal De Quebec
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cauchon writes for, 24; praises Ca...
Burel Brother Gilbert
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
Le Moyne De Ste Helene Jacques 1659-1690 Son Of Charles Le Moyne
and brother of Iberville, Bienville, and other members of this ...
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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