Canadian History Dictionary Gowan Ogle R
(1796-1876). Born in Ireland. Edited for some years the
British American League
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Formed in 1849 in Montreal as a repl...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Called To The Cabinet 118 Becomes Solicitor-general For
Upper Canada, 121; his appointment an obstacle to La Fontaine's...
Robineau De Becancour Rene
(Lord Elgin era) His seigniory of Portneuf made a
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out stores for De Caen, 136.
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Organic Existence Since 1849 1 First Named Quadra And
Vancouver Island by Vancouver, 35; only nominal possession at e...
Coke Sir John 1563-1644 Sat In Parliament 1621-1629 Secretary Of
State, 1625; a commissioner of the treasury, 1635-1636. =Index=...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French position on Beauport shore, 133, ...
Cameron Malcolm 1808-1876 Elected To Assembly Of Upper Canada For
Lanark, 1836. A persistent opponent of the Family Compact. Appo...
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
Bib : Voyage A La Nouvelle-france Du Capitaine Charles Daniel For
biog., see Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France; Parkm...
Cudlip John W
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John County, 85;...
(Lord Sydenham era) Made deputy inspector-general, 333.
(John Graves Simcoe era) White settler among Grand River Indian...
Suze Treaty Of
Signed April 24, 1629. Under its terms peace was
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
Melville Henry Dundas First Viscount 1742-1811 Sat For
Midlothian, 1774-1790, and for Edinburgh, 1790-1802; home secre...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Of Bearn regiment, 209; in battle of Ste...
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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