Canadian History Dictionary Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Canterbury John Henry Thomas Manners-sutton Viscount 1814-1877
Born in England. Entered Parliament, 1841; home secretary from ...
Morrison Thomas David
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defends Joseph Hume, 263; aids
City of Ontario, founded by United Empire Loyalists, 1783.
The first bank established in Canada was the Bank of
(Bishop Laval era) On the zeal of the missionaries, 61.
(Lord Dorchester era) Occupied by Montgomery, 123.
Girouard John Joseph 1795-1855 Born In Quebec Studied Law And
called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1816. Elected to the Assembl...
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
Penny Edward Goff 1820-1881 Born In England In 1844 Came To
Canada, studied law, and in 1850 called to the bar of Lower Can...
Lecompte-dupre J B
(Lord Dorchester era) Colonel of Quebec militia, 246.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
Index : Egerton Ryerson Era His Separate School Bills 235-238 George Brown Era Introduces Separate
school legislation, 144. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Attempt to settle Alabama question b...
St Maurice River
One of the tributaries of the St. Lawrence, rises
in the heigh...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Rhodes Cecil John 1853-1902 Born At Bishop Stortford England
Educated at Oxford. Went to South Africa, 1871, and made a fort...
(Sir James Douglas era) Distributing point for Upper Columbia a...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, fishes on Acadian coast as ...
A village two miles below Quebec. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montcalm er...
Grey Henry George Third Earl 1802-1894 Secretary For The
colonies, 1830-1833; secretary for war, 1835-1841; succeeded to the
earldom, 1845; again secretary for the colonies, 1846-1852. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era)
Colonial secretary, 13; on Metcalfe's mistaken policy, 36; Elgin's
letters to, 54-55; persuades Elgin to retain governor-generalship, 77;
and the Clergy Reserves, 164-165. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Colonial secretary--his attitude
towards Canada, 267-272; Baldwin's reference to, 268-269; sanctions
representative government, but with a reservation, 273; his instructions
to Elgin, 274; Elgin's letter to, 285. (Sir John A Macdonald era) Friendly attitude towards
responsible government, 33; his despatch to Sir John Harvey on
responsible government, 33; text of the despatch, 47-50. (Wilmot era) His
despatch on money grants, 1847, 96; on colonial administration, 113;
disallows Hemp Bounties Bill, 118. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
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