Canadian History Dictionary Pichon Thomas
A native of France; in early life a medical student.
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grant Of To Sir William Alexander 223 Lord Dorchester Era Carleton
arranges to visit, 235; population of, 236; communication with ...
Quebec Revenue Act
(Lord Sydenham era) Provided fund for carrying on colonial
Bourdon Jean 1602-1668 Born In Normandy Came To Canada 1634
Engaged for some years as a civil engineer and land surveyor; s...
Explored by Henry Hudson, 1610, and named after him.
Savage Thomas 1608-1682 Went To Massachusetts In 1635 With Sir
Harry Vane, and the following year elected a freeman of Boston....
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sympathy with rebels expressed in...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
Index : Lord Elgin Era Solicitor-general For Upper Canada In Macnab-morin
ministry, 141; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Morgan,...
Longueuil Charles Le Moyne Sieur De 1625?-1685 Son Of An
innkeeper of Dieppe. Came to Canada in 1641. In 1657 granted th...
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe occupies, 189; set on fire by Cana...
Ailleboust De Coulonge Louis D'
Administered settlement of
Villemarie during the absence of Ma...
Quentin Bonaventure Sieur De Richebourg
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of
New France, 1...
Law Captain John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First sergeant at arms of the Upper Ca...
Mackenzie Donald 1783-1851 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada
in 1800, and engaged in the service of the North West Company f...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Tilley era) Grandfather of Sir Leonard Tilley, grantee of
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
Shirley William 1693-1771 Born In Preston England Called To The
English bar; removed to Boston, where he practised his professi...
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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