Canadian History Dictionary Ripon George Frederick Samuel Robinson First Marquess 1827-
Succeeded his father as Earl of Ripon, 1859, and his uncle as E...
Westminster Conference 1866
To settle finally the plan on which the
Confederation of the p...
Capital of British Columbia, and formerly capital of the
Baldwin C T
Born in Ireland. Entered the army; served throughout
Daly Malachy Bowes 1836- Son Of Sir Dominick Daly Born In
Quebec. Educated at St. Mary's College, Oscott, England; studie...
Baie St Paul
A village in Charlevoix County, sixty miles below
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His account of Montcalm before the battl...
(Count Frontenac era) First given in Canada, 59. See also Amuse...
Lancaster Joseph 1778-1838 Founded The Lancasterian System Of
education. In 1798 began teaching poor children on the Madras s...
La Tour Charles Amador De
Son of Claude de la Tour. Came to Acadia
in 1610 with his fath...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Abraham Martin, 146.
Napoleon I 1769-1821 Born At Ajaccio Corsica First Consul 1799
Crowned Emperor, 1804. Abdicated, 1814, and retired to Elba. Es...
See Chauvin, Pierre de.
Presbyterian Theological College, established, 1844.
Pompadour Jean Antoinette Poisson Marquise De 1721-1764 Wolfe / Montcalm Era
Assisted in Bougainville's promotion, 177.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Arrested on charge of treason, 27...
Angers Auguste Real 1838- Born In Quebec Studied Law And
called to the bar; made Q.C. 1880, and the same year appointed ...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. Occupied the Saguenay
country in ...
Haly Sir William O'grady 1811-1878 Entered The Army 1828 Served
with distinction in the Crimea and in India. Created K.C.B., 1855.
Appointed commander-in-chief of the forces in British North America,
1873. Acted as administrator of the government of Canada during the
absence of Lord Dufferin, 1875. Attained the rank of general, 1877. Died
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