Canadian History Dictionary French Priests
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Attempts to introduce, 181, 187.
Grenville George Leveson-gower Second Earl 1815-1891 Entered
Parliament, 1836; secretary for foreign affairs, 1851-1852, 187...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Publisher of first books printed ...
(Count Frontenac era) Captured at Fort Loyal, exchanged for one...
St Lawrence Island
See Cape Breton.
Bib : Morgan Cel Can Cyc Am Biog Myers The Tories Or
Loyalists in America.
Lestrees Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Bestowed by king on diocese of Quebec, 136.
Vincent De Paul Saint 1576-1660 Born In Pouay Studied For The
priesthood and ordained, 1600. In 1617 founded the Congregation...
Kenny Sir Edward 1800-1891 Born In Kerry County Ireland
Emigrated to Nova Scotia. Summoned to the Senate at Confederati...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Burton Sir Francis
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Lieutenant-governor of Lower Canada...
Peyras Jean Baptiste
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; visits
Appointed governor of Vancouver Island by Earl
Grey; left Engl...
Indian chief. (Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Meares...
Rebellion Of 1837 In Lower Canada
The culmination of a long
agitation, on the part of the French...
A city on the Richelieu River, Province of Quebec. It was
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered t...
(Count Frontenac era) Expedition against Montreal encamps at, 2...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Signs Annexation Manifesto 81 Bib : Morgan Cel
Can.; Weir, Sixty Years in Canada.
(Count Frontenac era) Sent to Michilimackinac, 310. (Wolfe / Mo...
Hagerman Christopher Alexander 1792-1847 Born In Adolphustown
Ontario. Educated at Kingston; studied law and called to the bar of
Upper Canada, 1815. Served during the War of 1812-1814 with the militia,
being for a time aide-de-camp to the governor-general. Collector of
customs at Kingston, and member of the Executive Council, 1815. Elected
a member of the Assembly, 1819. Appointed temporarily judge of the
King's Bench, 1828; solicitor-general, 1829. Removed from office by the
colonial secretary on the representations of William Lyon Mackenzie;
subsequently restored. Appointed attorney-general, 1837; puisne judge of
the Court of Queen's Bench, 1840. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Solicitor-general,
accuses Mackenzie of libel, 208; dismissed from office, 232; goes to
England, 233; restored to office, 234; threatens House with vengeance of
troops, 298. (Lord Sydenham era) Attorney-general, opposes union of provinces, 207,
208; made judge, 252. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brands Mackenzie as "a reptile unworthy of
the notice of any gentleman," 15; removed from office of
solicitor-general, 15; restored, 16; succeeded in 1840 by Draper, 77.
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