Canadian History Dictionary Galiano Dionisio
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Algonquian chief, 10, 75, 77.
Rattray William Jordan 1835-1883 Born In London England
Emigrated to Canada, 1848. In 1858 graduated from Toronto Unive...
Includes that part of the province known as northern and
(Samuel de Champlain era) Goes on embassy to Iroquois, 163; is ...
Red River Rebellion
See Riel Rebellion, 1869-1870.
Quebec Province Of
Area 351,873 square miles. Formed the principal
part of Canada...
Coteau Du Lac
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Canal at, 185.
Jesuit missionary, with La Verendrye in his
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
Washington Treaty 1871 Dealt With The Alabama Claims Arbitration Of
the San Juan boundary; North Atlantic fisheries; navigation of ...
Douglas David 1798-1834 Made Extensive Botanical Collections On
the Pacific coast of North America, for the Horticultural Socie...
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, arrival of, 105.
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
Crooks James 1778-1860 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1794 And
settled at Niagara. Engaged in mercantile life. Commanded a com...
Willis John Walpole 1792-1877 Born In England A Voluminous Writer
on legal subjects. In 1827 appointed a puisne judge of the King...
Carte D'amerique Divisee En Ses Principaux Pays Par M L'abbe
Clouet, de l'Academie Royal de Rouen. Illustrated, 1782. Print ...
Montmorency Henri Duc De 1595-1632 In 1620 Purchased The
viceroyalty of New France from the Comte de Soissons, his
Fitzpatrick Sir Charles 1853- Born In Quebec Educated At Laval
University; studied law, and called to bar, 1876; chief counsel...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
Glenelg Charles Grant Baron 1778-1866 Born In Kidderpore India
Educated at Magdalen College, Cambridge, England, and called to the bar
at Lincoln's Inn, 1807. Member of the British House of Commons,
1811-1835. Appointed lord of the treasury, 1813; chief secretary for
Ireland and a member of the Privy Council, 1819; vice-president of the
Board of Trade and treasurer of the navy, 1823; president of the Board
of Control, 1830-1834, and colonial secretary, 1835. Created Baron
Glenelg, 1835. Resigned the secretaryship, 1839, and made land tax
commissioner. Died in Cannes. =Index=: (Wilmot era) His incompetence and
procrastination, 42; on casual and territorial revenues of New
Brunswick, 61-62. (Lord Sydenham era) President of Board of Trade, 16; resigns, 16;
unequal to duties of colonial office, 57. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Appointment of Head as
governor, 36; Head's letter to, 41. (Joseph Howe era) Instructs Sir Colin Campbell to
grant a measure of responsible government to Nova Scotia, 44-45; Joseph
Howe's letter to, on ocean steamship service, 232. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Opposes
responsible government, 20; on colonial self-government, 73; refers
report of the Committee on Grievances to the king, 263; his reply to
report, 280; on Executive Councils, 302; schooled by Head, 304; Head
disobeys his orders, 307; on non-elective Legislative Council, 324.
Next: Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Previous: Glen John Sanders