Canadian History Dictionary Bain James 1842-1908 Born In London England Came To Canada With
his parents at early age; educated at the Toronto Academy and t...
Caron Rene Edouard 1800-1876 Born In The Parish Of Ste Anne
Lower Canada. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec and at St. Pie...
West side of Lake Champlain. Fort Frederic was built here
Bib : Roy Intendants De La Nouvelle France R S C 1903
Parkman, Half Century of Conflict.
Caldwell Sir John
Eldest son of Sir James Caldwell, the third
Amnesty Act 1838 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Enables The Government To Extend Conditional
pardon in certain cases to political offenders, 474-475.
(Count Frontenac era) Reports repulse of some of Phipps's men a...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Father of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
An arm of Lake Huron. Discovered by Joseph Le Caron, a
Separate Schools North-west Territories
(George Brown Era) Provision for, opposed
by George Brown--he ...
Casgrain Henri Raymond 1831-1904 After Studying Medicine Decided
to enter the church, and ordained a priest in 1856. In 1872, ow...
See Champlain, Lake.
(Lord Dorchester era) British, in America, 201; exchange of, af...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Accompanies Mackenzie in his fligh...
(George Brown Era) Growth of, 209; overthrows Sir John A. Macdo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Independent temper of the colony,...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Fortified post on Lake Champlain frontie...
The largest island on the west coast of North
America. Named a...
La Rochefoucauld-liancourt Francois Alexandre Frederic Duc De
(1747-1827). Chiefly remembered because of his valuable and ent...
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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