Canadian History Dictionary Hubert Jean Francois
Bishop of Quebec, 1788-1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, with the expedition at Port ...
Shea Sir Ambrose 1818-1905 Born At St John's Newfoundland
Entered Newfoundland Assembly, 1850; Speaker, 1855-1861; member...
Beaudoncourt Jacques De
(Bishop Laval era) On the brandy question, 39; his account
Discovered by Samuel Champlain, July, 1609. Here took
Bib : Parkman Pioneers Of France
On the Richelieu River. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Fort erecte...
(General Brock era) Sister of Sir Isaac Brock, 71.
Riedesel Friedrich Adolph Baron 1738-1800 German Officer Born In
Rhine-Hesse. Educated at Marburg. Served on the staff of Prince...
Thompson S R
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, New...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Abraham Martin, 146.
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
(Count Frontenac era) Cousin of La Salle, comes from France in ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, drowned, 200.
Founded by Antoine de la Motte Cadillac (q.v.) in 1701. The
St George Sir Thomas Bligh 1765-1837 Born In England Entered The
army and rose to the rank of major-general, 1819. Came to Canad...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pont-Grave's clerk, 121; chief clerk ...
(Bishop Laval era) Charitable work of, and of his brother,
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
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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