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Born in Ireland. Entered the army; served throughout
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit provincial, accepts proposals ...
Alexander Of Rhodes Father L Recommends Laval For Mission Work In
Irving Paulus Aemilius 1714-1796 Served Under Wolfe At Quebec
administered government of Canada, 1765; appointed lieutenant-g...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Postage on, 93, 103, 106; their tr...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Production of, in Upper Canada, 115.
Drummond Lewis Thomas 1813-1882 Born In Londonderry Ireland Came
to Canada with his mother, 1825. Educated at Nicolet College; s...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1679, son of William Wilmot, 3.
Webb Samuel Blatchley 1753-1807 Born In Connecticut Took Part In
the civil and military movements that preceded the Revolution i...
Capital of Prince Edward Island. Originally founded by
Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Rule At Sitka 44 His Character 44 His Death 1819
45, =Bib.=: Laut, Vikings of the Pacific.
Cosmos Amor De
(Sir James Douglas era) Editor of British Colonist, 271; bitter...
Separate Schools Upper Canada
(George Brown Era) Opposed by George Brown, 121; a
Prairie De La Madeleine
(Bishop Laval era) Settlement of Christian Indians at, 74.
See St. Maurice River.
Sherwood Captain Justus
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commissioner for exchange of pris...
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Scheme opposed by Strachan, 28-29.
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
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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