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(George Brown Era) Origin of, 78-79; alliance with, of George B...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In Saintonge, birthplace of Champlain...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Egoism the principle of, 17; Parkman on,...
Allan George William 1822-1901 Born In York Upper Canada
Educated at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the...
Member of the Council of Nova Scotia, 1744. Took part in
(Wilmot era) Judge of Supreme Court, New Brunswick, 8; one of M...
Representative for Wentworth. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era) Sp...
Henrietta Of France Queen Of England
(Samuel de Champlain era) Dowry of, 216.
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
(Count Frontenac era) Goods cheap in, 154; pay better price for...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Guards entrance to Niagara River, 51; ...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
(General Brock era) At war with republican France, 8; its invas...
(General Brock era) Captain of Leopard, fires on Chesapeake,
Son of Antoine Daniel, of Dieppe. Made a notable
voyage to New...
Barron Commodore 1769-1851 Born In Virginia In Command Of The
Chesapeake, on board which were some British deserters, 1807. O...
Rupert Prince 1619-1683 Third Son Of The Elector Palatine
Frederick V, and Elizabeth, daughter of James I of England. Ser...
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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