Canadian History Dictionary Ile Aux Noix
Plan of Ile aux Noix, showing the present and proposed
Vergor Duchambon De
In command of Fort Beausejour, 1745. A
confederate of the inte...
Van Egmond Anthony
Commander of the Upper Canadian rebels in 1837; a
native of Ho...
Papineau Denis B
(Lord Elgin era) Brother of Louis Joseph Papineau, 35; Metcalfe...
By John 1781-1836 Born In England Entered The Army In 1799 In
1802 came to Canada; returned to England in 1811; and served in...
Mackenzie Donald 1783-1851 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada
in 1800, and engaged in the service of the North West Company f...
A town in Essex County, Ontario; first settled in 1750 by
Prescott Richard 1725-1788 Born In England Entered The Army And
promoted major, 1756; lieutenant-colonel, 1762, and served in E...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Guards entrance to Niagara River, 51; ...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands war party from Quebec, 236; capt...
Loudon James 1841- Born In Toronto Educated At Upper Canada
College and Toronto University, graduating 1862. Appointed to t...
Scott Sir Richard William 1825- Born In Prescott Ontario
Educated privately, and studied law; in 1848 called to the bar ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pamphlet against Jesuits, 153.
(Lord Sydenham era) Establishment of in Lower Canada, 255.
Near western end of Lake Superior, about twenty miles
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
St Pater's Port Guernsey
(General Brock era) Home of the Brock family, 3-5.
Mcgill James 1744-1813 Born In Glasgow Scotland Emigrated To
Canada. For some years engaged in the western fur trade; and in...
La Salle Rene-robert Cavelier Sieur De 1643-1687 Sailed For
Canada in the spring of 1666; granted by the Sulpicians the sei...
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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