Canadian History Dictionary Barthe J G
Member for Yamaska in Canadian Assembly, 1841-1844.
(Bishop Laval era) Proposed appointment of, as bishop in Asia, ...
(Count Frontenac era) Jesuit father, sent as negotiator to Alba...
Dessaules Louis A
Born 1819. Member of Legislative Council,
1856-1863. Edited Le...
(Count Frontenac era) Town-major of Quebec, 257; strengthens de...
Constitutional Act 1791
The Act was designed to harmonize the
conflicting interests of...
Molson John 1787-1860 Born In Montreal In 1837 A Member Of The
Special Council of Lower Canada; served during the Rebellion; i...
The first permanent settlers were those who came with De
Plessis Joseph Octave
Bishop of Quebec, 1806 to 1825. Named
archbishop of Quebec in ...
Built by Alexander Hunter Murray of the Hudson's Bay
Area, 73,956 square miles. The province was created in 1870,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Egoism the principle of, 17; Parkman on,...
Latour Abbe Bertrand De
(Bishop Laval era) On the humility of Laval, 33; on the
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Indians of, 148; projects of Amer...
Founded in Montreal in 1775 by the partners of the North
(Count Frontenac era) Vessel built by La Salle and lost in Lake...
Mcleod John 1788-1849 Born In Scotland Entered The Service Of The
Hudson's Bay Company; conducted Selkirk's colonists from York F...
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era A Man Ahead Of His Time 6 7 Speech On The Reform
Bill, 14, 15; his report on the Constitutional Act, 55; on the ...
A city on the Richelieu River, Province of Quebec. It was
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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