Canadian History Dictionary Steamship Service
The first steam vessel in Canadian waters was the
(John Graves Simcoe era) First attorney-general of Upper Canada...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Creates West India Company 49 Disapproves Frontenac's
action in summoning "three estates," 67; anti-clerical tendenci...
Bib : James Early History Of The Town Of Amherstburg
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On British right, 189.
Le Milletiere Dubois De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Perishes with his men on fireship, 98.
Bulyea George Headley Vickers
Born in Gagetown, New Brunswick.
Educated at University of New...
Chateaufort Marc Antoine Bras-de-fer De
(Count Frontenac era) Interim governor after
death of Champlai...
Haldimand Antoine Francois
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
Jesuit missionary in the Huron country, 1643. Had been
Rises in Upper Columbia Lake, lat. 50 deg. 10', long.
(Lord Sydenham era) Name of governor-general's residence at Kin...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of t...
Wilmot William Wilmot Era Father Of L A Wilmot 2 Lumberman 3 Son Of
Lemuel Wilmot, 3; his family, 3-4; a Baptist, 9; moves to Frede...
In command of a Boston privateer, did much damage to
Machray Robert 1831-1904 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
and Cambridge; ordained deacon, 1855; and priest, 1856; in 1858...
Mcclelan Abner Reid 1831- Born In Hopewell New Brunswick
Educated at Mount Allison Academy. Engaged in mercantile life.
(Sir James Douglas era) Extent of district, 56-57; origin of na...
Helmcken John Sebastian
Born in England, 1832. Studied medicine and
admitted a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, London, 1848.
Appointed surgeon at Vancouver Island by Hudson's Bay Company; first
magistrate appointed in the colony. As magistrate stationed at Fort
Rupert, where the miners were very unruly. In 1856 elected for Esquimalt
district to the first Legislature of the colony; took a very active part
in its deliberations; and became Speaker. Member of Executive Council,
1864-1871. Opposed Confederation in 1870. Sent to Ottawa the same year
as one of the delegates to negotiate terms of union. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era)
Speaker of first Legislature of Vancouver Island, 210. =Bib.=: Morgan,
Can. Men; Begg, History of British Columbia.
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