Canadian History Dictionary Quebek De
Hoofstad van Kanada; an de Rivier van St. Laurens; das de
First Roman Catholic bishop of Vancouver Island,
Duquesne De Menneville Michel Ange Marquis De
Appointed governor of
New France 1752, in succession to La Jon...
Robinson Sir John Beverley 1791-1863 Educated At Dr Strachan's
school, Kingston; studied law and became acting attorney-genera...
See Acadia; Dalhousie; King's; Knox; Laval; McGill;
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
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...
Bib : Laut Conquest Of The Great North-west Bryce Hudson's Bay
Canadian Pacific Railway
The contract for construction of the railway
was signed Oct. 2...
Fairfield John 1797-1847 Sat In Congress 1835-1839 Governor Of
Maine, 1839-1840, and 1842. Member of the United States Senate,...
Pickering Timothy 1745-1829 Joined The Revolutionary Army
appointed adjutant-general, 1776, and took part in the battles ...
Sault Ste Marie
The county seat of Chippewa County, Michigan, on the
(George Brown Era) His account of the negotiations between Brow...
Watson Samuel James 1837-1881 Born In Ireland Educated At Belfast
Academy. Came to Canada and engaged in newspaper work, 1857. Ap...
Seaton Sir John Colborne First Baron 1778-1863 Served In Holland
Egypt, and Italy. Commanded a brigade under Wellington, 1810-18...
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
(General Brock era) Commands detachment of 41st Regiment at Bro...
(General Brock era) Niece of Sir Isaac Brock, 133.
Cuoq Jean-andre 1821-1901 Entered The Sulpician Order In 1843 And
came to Canada two years later. Devoted his life to a minute st...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in the army; afterwards studied law and called to the
bar of Lower Canada. Elected a member of the Assembly. Led the troops at
the assault of St. Eustache. Subsequently adjutant-general and
commissioner of police. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Defends the government in the
Assembly, 1835, 101-102; on French-Canadian grievances, 103; a major in
the militia, 103; serves with Colborne at St. Eustache in 1837, 103;
advocates native-born ministry, 196. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.;
Christie, History of Lower Canada.
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