Canadian History Dictionary Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
(Tilley era) Elected as Confederation candidate for Northumberl...
On the British Columbia coast. Used by the Hudson's
Aikins James Cox 1823-1896 Educated At Victoria College Elected
for Peel County, 1854, and sat in Assembly until 1861. Elected ...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Father of Sir John A. Macdonald, nat...
Chapman Henry Samuel 1803-1881 Born In England Came To Canada
1823, and established at Montreal the Daily Advertiser, the fir...
Paul I 1754-1801 Czar Of Russia Son Of Peter Iii And Catherine Ii
Ascended the throne, 1796. =Index=: (General Brock era) Withdra...
Thompson David 1796-1868 Born In Scotland Served In The British
army and in the Canadian militia. Taught school in Niagara and ...
Cousin of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. Came to Canada
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
St Pater's Port Guernsey
(General Brock era) Home of the Brock family, 3-5.
A village on the shores of the Basin of Minas. Stands upon
(Tilley era) Attends Sir Leonard Tilley in his last illness, 14...
(Lord Dorchester era) Their grievances, 5. (John Graves Simcoe ...
Jesuit missionary in Canada for many years.
Dewart Edward Hartley 1828-1903 Born In Ireland Came To Canada
with his parents at age of six. Educated at local schools and a...
(Sir James Douglas era) Name of Russian settlement at Bodega Ba...
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
Botsford Bliss 1813-1890 Born At Sackville New Brunswick
Educated at King's College, Fredericton; called to the bar, 183...
Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
Antidote, published in Dublin. Came to Canada, 1829, and settled in
the county of Leeds. At once took a leading place in the politics of
Canada. First elected to the Legislative Assembly of Upper Canada, 1834,
and continued as representative, with brief intervals, until 1861.
Served in the militia during the troubles of 1837-1838; commanded the
right wing at the battle of the "Windmill" and severely wounded. For
twenty years grandmaster of the Orange Order. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) His
interview with Metcalfe, and his letter, 187; challenges Hincks, 218;
loses his seat in Assembly, 279. (Lord Elgin era) Insults Lord Elgin at Brockville,
79. =Bib.=: Responsible or Parliamentary Government. For biog., see
Cyc. Am. Biog.; Morgan, Cel. Can.; Dent, Last Forty Years.
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