Canadian History Dictionary Burton Ralph
Served in the siege of Quebec. On July 29, 1759, in
(Lord Dorchester era) One of protesting members of Council unde...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Storming of rebel camps at, 242. See...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brings word of impending attack on left ...
Macdonell Miles 1767-1828 Governor Of Assiniboia Born In
Scotland. Came to America with his father, Colonel John Macdone...
War Of 1812
Declared by the United States against Great Britain in
Casgrain Henri Raymond 1831-1904 After Studying Medicine Decided
to enter the church, and ordained a priest in 1856. In 1872, ow...
Fitzgibbon James 1780-1863 Born In Ireland Joined The Tarbert
Fencibles, 1798; served in Holland the following year, and in 1...
(Bishop Laval era) Devotion to, encouraged by Laval, 86; commen...
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
Queen's Brigade French
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 262.
(General Brock era) Island of, birthplace of Brock, 1-6.
Quentin Father Claude
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, visits Miscou, 234.
(Wilmot era) Commissioner of crown lands for New Brunswick,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian, brings news of Kirke's arriva...
Canada First Association
(George Brown Era) Platform, 235; criticized by the
Anse Des Meres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigates stationed at, 87; British vesse...
(Bishop Laval era) In connection with sale of liquor to Indians...
Entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company about
Le Milletiere Dubois De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Perishes with his men on fireship, 98.
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministry in Nova
Scotia. Accompanied Sandford Fleming overland to British Columbia, 1872.
Principal of Queen's University, 1877, and built it up to the first rank
among Canadian universities. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Principal of Queen's
University--on ignorance in Maritime Provinces as to the West, 155;
opposes commercial union, 295; on character of Sir John A. Macdonald as
man and statesman, 329-330; one of Macdonald's strongest and most ardent
supporters, 340; but would not support him when he felt he was in the
wrong, 341. =Bib.=: Works: Ocean to Ocean; Advantages of Imperial
Federation; Our National Objects and Aims; Religions of the World in
Relation to Christianity; Picturesque Canada. For biog., see
Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.; Dent, Can. Por.; Grant
and Hamilton, Principal Grant.
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