Canadian History Dictionary Baranof Alexander Andrevitch 1747-1819 Governor Of Russian
America. Had been manager of a glass factory at Irkutsk, Siberi...
Haviland T H
(1822-1895). Born at Charlottetown, Prince Edward
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
Discovered by La Verendrye in 1736. Fort Rouge was
built at th...
Robineau De Becancour Rene
(Lord Elgin era) His seigniory of Portneuf made a
Steeves William Henry 1814-1873 Born At Hillsborough New
Brunswick. Represented Albert County in the Assembly, 1846-1851...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Methodist preacher, not allowed to off...
Brebeuf Jean De 1593-1649 Born Of A Noble Family Of Normandy
Came to Canada, 1625; spent the winter of 1625-1626 among the
Quebec General Hospital
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Care taken of wounded British in, 153;
Shirley William 1693-1771 Born In Preston England Called To The
English bar; removed to Boston, where he practised his professi...
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
La Terriere Pierre De Sales
Came to Canada from France, 1766;
appointed agent at Quebec fo...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sister of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Hazen Robert Leonard 1806-1874 Born In St John New Brunswick
Studied law and called to the bar, 1832; sat for St. John in Ne...
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage of 1785, 22; on enormous profits...
In the Province of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Paris...
Courcelles Daniel De Remy Sieur De
Governor of Canada, 1665-1672.
His tenure of office marked by ...
Discovered by Samuel Champlain, July, 1609. Here took
O'donoghue William B
A professor in St. Boniface College. Elected a
member of the f...
Jesuit father. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Death of, 11.
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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