Canadian History Dictionary Ripon Frederick John Robinson Earl Of 1782-1859 Born In London
Educated at Harrow and Cambridge. In 1806 entered Parliament; i...
North America, etc.
La Motte Pierre De St Paul Sieur De
Came to Canada with the
Carignan Regiment, 1665. Built Fort St...
(Joseph Howe era) Appointed to Executive Council, Nova Scotia,
(George Brown Era) George Brown writes Macdonald of widespread
A seaport on the south-east coast of Cape Breton. Formerly
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
(Lord Dorchester era) The maiden name of Dorchester's mother, 2...
(Lord Dorchester era) British, in America, 201; exchange of, af...
(Lord Dorchester era) Arnold's attack on barrier repulsed, 129....
La Tour Charles Amador De
Son of Claude de la Tour. Came to Acadia
in 1610 with his fath...
Apprenticeship System Of
(Bishop Laval era) Adopted with new-comers, in New France,
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 18...
Located at Toronto. Formed in 1887 from the union
of Toronto B...
(Lord Dorchester era) British frigate, arrival of, 137.
Morgan Daniel 1736?-1802 Served In The Indian And French Wars
Took the colonial side in the Revolution; marched with Arnold t...
Hanington Daniel 1804-1889 Sat For Over Half A Century In One Or
other of the branches of the New Brunswick Legislature. Elected...
(George Brown Era) Organized by Sir John A. Macdonald, out of o...
Mackenzie William Lyon 1795-1861 William Lyon Mackenzie Era His Personality Goldwin
Smith on, 3; Dr. Harrison on, 4; W. J. Rattray on, 5, 6; first ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Scarcity of, in Upper Canada, 182.
Harvey Sir John 1778-1852 Entered The British Army And Saw Active
service in Holland, France, at the Cape of Good Hope, Ceylon, India, and
Egypt. In 1812 deputy adjutant-general of the army in Canada, and
defeated the American generals Chandler and Winder at Stoney Creek. Took
part in the battles of Lundy's Lane, Fort Erie, and Chrystler's Farm. In
1815 aide-de-camp to the Duke of Wellington, and fought at Waterloo. In
1837-1841 governor of New Brunswick; governor and commander-in-chief of
Newfoundland, 1841-1846; and governor of Nova Scotia, 1846-1852. Buried
at Halifax. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Governor of Nova Scotia, Grey's despatch on
responsible government, 33; text of the despatch, 47-50. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Earl
Grey's despatch to, on responsible government in Nova Scotia, 269-272.
(Joseph Howe era) Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia, 103; his broad views
on responsible government, 112-113; his correspondence with Earl Grey as
to proposed Intercolonial Railway, 124; his death, 143. (Wilmot era) Succeeds Sir
Archibald Campbell as lieutenant-governor, 47; assents to Civil List
Bill, 47; on tenure of public office, 57, 113; his connection with the
Aroostook War, 135. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.; Lucas, Canadian War of
1812; Hannay, History of New Brunswick; Campbell, History of Nova
Scotia; Saunders, Three Premiers of Nova Scotia.
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