Canadian History Dictionary Royal Roussillon Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12;
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, served in Royal
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Taylor Brit Am
Morgan, Can. Men; Thibault, Biography of Sir Charles Tupper;
Macdonell George 1770-1870 Member Of The Well-known Glengarry
family of that name. Served for several years in the King's Reg...
Newspaper published at St. John, New Brunswick. =Index=: (Tille...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Hay Bay, 167.
Bedard Dr William
(Tilley era) Life-long friend of Sir Leonard Tilley, 145.
Baldwin Robert 1804-1858 Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Name Associated With
responsible government, ix; a "man of one idea," ix; his ancest...
Area 31,800 square miles. Discovered by Etienne Brule,
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Red River Settlers Winter Near 153-155 See Also Port
Nelson. =Bib.=: Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of ...
Barclay Robert H
Born in Scotland. Took part in the battle of
Trafalgar. Sent t...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Bethune Alexander Neil 1800-1879 Born In Glengarry Ontario In
1823 ordained deacon, and in 1824, priest. In 1847 archdeacon o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, appointed by Champlain as his ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, makes long harangue...
Royal Military College Kingston
Established by Act of Parliament in
1874; opened 1875. =Bib.=:...
Sketch of the Public Buildings at Chambly, 1815. Coloured MS.
Bossuet Jacques Benigne 1627-1704 Churchman And Orator Bishop Of
Meaux; took a leading part in the Gallican controversy. =Index=...
Commanded Spanish expedition to North-West Coast, 1775.
Colonial Conference 1894
Opened at Ottawa, June 28, with Mackenzie
Bowell in the chair....
Head Sir Francis Bond 1793-1875 Served In Royal Engineers At
Waterloo; travelled in South America, 1825-1826; appointed
lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, 1835-1837; made privy councillor,
1867. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzie era) Governor of Upper Canada, states his position on
responsible government, 22; Durham says he purposely invited rebellion,
23; his instructions on taking office, 263; makes public a confidential
despatch, 280; arrives in Canada, 291; his appointment, 291; states his
position, 293; appoints three executive councillors, 294; Council
resigns, 294; his views of responsibility, 295; censured by committee of
the House, 296; House adopts the report, 297; refuses supplies, 297; he
replies to address of deputation, 298; deputation's reply, 300; appoints
four new councillors, 300; schooled by Lord Glenelg, 301; joins Family
Compact, 302; dissolves the House, 303; refuses assent to money bills,
303; interferes in elections, 304; insults Glenelg, 304; denounces
Robert Baldwin, 305; quarrels with imperial commission of inquiry, 305;
refuses to obey Lord Glenelg, 307; W. J. Rattray on, 307; his success in
the elections, 308; unscrupulous influence in, 309; Lord Durham on, 309;
some of his addresses, 313; charged with undue influence in, 313;
sustained by partisan House, 314; refuses offer of troops, 353; invites
revolt, 354, 355; prepares to escape, 364; sends flag of truce, 368;
offers reward for Mackenzie's apprehension, 380; orders burning of
property, 381; seeks Mackenzie's extradition, 415. (Lord Sydenham era) Recall of, 109.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Comes as governor, 16, 32; his appointment, 35; his character, 36;
his arrival in Toronto, 37; relations with the Reformers, 37; appoints
Baldwin, Rolph, and Dunn to the Council, 38; their resignation, 41;
quarrels with Reform party, 41-42; dissolves Assembly and throws his
influence on Tory side in the elections, 41-42; wins the election, 42;
his Tory Parliament, 62; attitude towards colonial self-government, 64;
Draper a member of his Council, 77; compared to Bagot, 151. (Egerton Ryerson era) His
instructions, 112; his conciliatory promises not fulfilled, 113; end of
his administration, 114; advances funds to Upper Canada Academy,
142-143. (Lord Elgin era) An unfortunate choice as governor, 1; and the Upper Canada
Rebellion, 22. =Bib.=: Works: Narrative; The Emigrant; Journeys in
the Pampas and Andes; Life of Bruce, the Traveller; Life of Burgoyne.
For biog., see Morgan, Cel. Can.; Dict. Nat. Biog.; Read,
Lieutenant-Governors of Upper Canada and Rebellion of 1837; Dent,
Can. Por. and Upper Canadian Rebellion; Lizars, Humours of '37;
Fitz Gibbon, A Veteran of 1812; Robinson, Sir John Beverley
Robinson; Ryerson, Story of my Life; Egerton and Grant, Canadian
Constitutional Development; Durham, Report; Lord Glenelg's
Despatches to Sir F.B. Head, London, 1839.
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