Canadian History Dictionary Index : George Brown Era Member Of Brief Brown Ministry 102 On Committee Of
Anti-Slavery Society, 112; speech on Confederation, 1859, 135; ...
Beaver Dam Battle Of
In War of 1812. FitzGibbon commanded a
detachment of the 49th ...
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
Built in 1826-1832, by Colonel John By, with several
Sketch of part of the River Chateauguay, George Williams,
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-18...
(Lord Dorchester era) One of protesting members of Council unde...
Plan d'un Fort scitue au dedans d'une enceinte pour
Off the coast of Nova Scotia. It was known from about
Elgin James Bruce Eighth Earl Of 1811-1863 Lord Elgin Era His Qualities As A
statesman, 3-4; his success in Canada, 4; his lineage, 5-6; his...
Canada Corn Act 1843 Sir Georges E Cartier Era Builds Up Flour Industry In Canada 43
Baie St Paul
A village in Charlevoix County, sixty miles below
On Hudson Bay. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Captured by Ibervill...
At Montreal, over the St. Lawrence. Built by Robert
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
Born in England. Came to Canada, 1797, and settled at
(Lord Dorchester era) Presentment of, 14; protested against by ...
Macdougall William 1822-1905 Born In Toronto Educated At
Victoria College, Cobourg; admitted as a solicitor in 1847, and...
Eldest son of Antoine Daniel, of Dieppe, and brother of
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106. (Bishop...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of the
provincial government. Took part in the negotiations leading up to
Confederation, and sat in the first Dominion Parliament as member for
the city of St. John. In 1872 appointed to the Supreme Court of British
Columbia. =Index=: (Tilley era) Elected for St. John County, 1850, 10; his
character and appearance, 13; deserts the Liberals, 13; joins the
government, 18, 23; his course condemned, 24; member for St. John
County, 30; becomes attorney-general, 41; delegate to Charlottetown
Conference, 73; and to Quebec Conference, 77; Confederation candidate in
St. John County, 85, 109; becomes Speaker of Assembly, 114; elected to
House of Commons, 1867, 131. =Bib.=: Hannay, History of New Brunswick.
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