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Davin Nicholas Flood 1843-1901 Born In Ireland Studied Law And
called to the English bar, 1868. Served as war correspondent du...
Established at Kingston, Ontario. Founded in 1839,
A settlement near Lake St. Clair in Upper Canada, made by
Methodist Church In Canada
Can be traced back to 1772, when a party
of Yorkshire Methodis...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Arrival Of British Advance Squadron At 83 Camp
established on, 89; capture by Canadians of two British officer...
Girouard John Joseph 1795-1855 Born In Quebec Studied Law And
called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1816. Elected to the Assembl...
Quebec Hotel Dieu
(Count Frontenac era) Origin of, 28. (Bishop Laval era) Laval l...
See Howse Pass.
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to Canada to study legal situation, ...
Plan of Fort St. John on the river Chambly, Quebec, May 7,
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Executive Council, New Brunswick,
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Legislation under Sydenham...
Named after the Algonquian tribe of the same name.
Index : Tilley Era Elected Speaker Of New Brunswick Assembly 30 Bib :
Hannay, History of New Brunswick.
Roebuck John Arthur 1801-1879 Born In Madras India Brought To
Canada at an early age, and educated here. Went to England in 1...
Laflamme Rodolphe 1827-1893 Born In Montreal Entered Public Life
as member for Jacques-Cartier in Dominion House, 1872; minister...
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
See Dollard des Ormeaux.
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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