Canadian History Dictionary Burpee Isaac 1825-1885 Born At Sheffield New Brunswick
Represented city of St. John in Dominion Parliament, 1872-1885;...
(1807-1860). Born at St. Charles, Bellechasse, Lower
Ryerson Colonel Joseph
(Egerton Ryerson era) Father of Egerton Ryerson, a United
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
Purchase Of Commissions
(Lord Dorchester era) In Loyalist corps, 217.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Walker Sir Hovenden 1660-1726 Born In Somersetshire England
Entered the navy; in 1691-1692 captain of the Vulture fireship;...
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
(Lord Sydenham era) Their repeal advocated by Poulett Thomson, ...
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
(General Brock era) Quartered in Quebec and Montreal, 74;
Dreuilletes Gabriel 1610-1681 Studied At Jesuit College Toulouse
In 1643 came to Canada and spent a year in study of Algonquian ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Incorporated in 1847, 277-...
Montagne Perche France
(Samuel de Champlain era) Colonists from, 252.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor Hudson's Bay C...
Built by Selkirk settlers, from Baldoon to Chatham on
Le Caron Joseph
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet missionary, 85; goes to coun...
Bib : Speeches And Letters O'connor Life Of Beaconsfield
Monypenny, The Life of Benjamin Disraeli, Earl of Beaconsfield;...
Lewis Meriwether 1774-1809 And Clark William 1770-1838
American explorers. Sent by the United States Government, in 18...
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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