Canadian History Dictionary Dufferin And Ava Frederick Temple Hamilton Blackwood Marquess Of
(1826-1902). British commissioner to Syria, 1860; under-secreta...
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
(Egerton Ryerson era) Election contests, 63.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of Ste. Foy, 259, 260.
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Executed, 435; monument to, 436.
Notre Dame Des Victoires
Church in Quebec. The corner-stone was laid
May 1, 1688, Bisho...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
Johnson Sir John 1742-1830 Son Of Sir William Johnson Qv
Appointed major-general of militia, 1774. Fled to Canada, 1776,...
Saunders John 1754-1834 Born In Virginia Joined The Royal Forces
and served throughout the War of Independence. Went to England;...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, comes out in St. Andre, 31; minis...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Wolfe's attachment to, 70, 72; Wolfe ent...
Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Mount Allison College
Located at Sackville, New Brunswick. In 1858 an
Act of the New...
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Hay Bay, 167.
(Count Frontenac era) Vessel built by La Salle and lost in Lake...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Murdered at Fort Garry by Riel's fol...
Fort St Pierre
(Samuel de Champlain era) Founded by Nicolas Denys, in Cape Bre...
An English lawyer; succeeded William Gregory as
chief-justice of Quebec, 1766. Went to England, 1773, in connection with
the Quebec Act, and did not return to Canada until 1775. Left Canada
finally the same year, having been elected to the British House of
Commons for Sandwich, in 1774. Vacated his seat in 1776, and appointed a
commissioner of customs. Died, 1797. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Chief-justice, not
favourable to Walker, 37, 39; called as witness in connection with the
Quebec Act, 63; evidence of, before House of Commons, 68; makes strong
appeal to British at Montreal, 88. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.; Lucas,
History of Canada; Bradley, Making of Canada; Egerton and Grant,
Canadian Constitutional Development; Shortt and Doughty,
Constitutional Documents of Canada.
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