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(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contemporary accounts of, in 1781...
May Sir Humphrey 1573-1630 Born In England Educated At Oxford In
1604 groom of the King's privy chamber; in 1618 surveyor of the...
(Bishop Laval era) Canadian priest, accompanies Laval to France...
Lafayette Marie Jean Paul Joseph Roche Yves Gilbert Du Motier Marquis
de= (1757-1834). Sailed for America in 1777, with a number of o...
(Wilmot era) Sent to frontier with troops in 1839, 135.
(General Brock era) On Niagara River, battery at, 299, 300.
(Lord Elgin era) Abolished in Upper Canada with respect to real...
La Perouse Jean Francois De Galaup Comte De 1741-1788 French
admiral. (Sir James Douglas era) Explores North-West Coast in 1...
In England. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson electe...
(General Brock era) Captures schooner Cayahoga with stores and
Index : Wilmot Era Abolishes Second Chamber 71 See Also Upper Canada New
Ontario. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Smith, Geographical Vi...
La Barre Joseph Antoine Lefebvre De
Governor of La Guyane in 1665;
and in 1682 arrived in Quebec a...
One of the first fur traders from Montreal to reach the
Broglie Achille Charles Leonce Victor Duc De 1785-1870 Foreign
secretary under Louis-Philippe, 1832-1834, and prime minister,
Day Charles Dewey 1806-1884 Born In Bennington Vermont Came With
his parents to Canada, 1812. Called to the bar of Lower Canada,...
Ross James 1811-1886 Born In West River Nova Scotia For A Time
headmaster of Westmoreland Grammar School, New Brunswick. Edito...
Longueuil Charles Colmer Grant Baron De
(Lord Sydenham era) Owner of "Alwington,"
Walker Sir Hovenden 1660-1726 Born In Somersetshire England
Entered the navy; in 1691-1692 captain of the Vulture fireship;...
(General Brock era) Island of, birthplace of Brock, 1-6.
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools of Huron
County, Ontario. Engaged in business for ten years at Centralia.
Defeated on two occasions for election to the House of Commons, but
elected, 1875; did not offer for re-election. Removed to Manitoba, 1878,
and engaged in farming. Elected to the Assembly, 1879; leader of the
Liberal opposition, 1887; premier, 1888; his government defeated, 1899.
Elected to the House of Commons, 1904. Appointed a member of the
Dominion Railway Commission, 1898. =Bib.=: Begg, History of the
North-West; Morgan, Can. Men.
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