Canadian History Dictionary Halifax
A seaport, and the capital of Nova Scotia; founded in 1749
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Taylor Brit Am
Morgan, Can. Men; Thibault, Biography of Sir Charles Tupper;
Index : Lord Elgin Era Returned In 1848 50 Attorney-general Of Upper Canada In
Hincks-Morin ministry, 113; elevated to the bench, 126; first
Auckland George Eden Earl Of 1784-4849 Index : Lord Sydenham Era President Of
board of trade, when Poulett Thomson was vice-president, 26.
(George Brown Era) Beginnings of agitation for, in Canada, 231;...
Germain Lord George
Chedabucto Now Known As Guysborough Nova Scotia Index : Count Frontenac Era
Frontenac arrives at, 232.
Ramezay Claude De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commandant of garrison of Quebec, 214, 2...
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
Hill G S
(Wilmot era) Member for Charlotte, in New Brunswick Assembly,
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Proposed by Butterworth in United St...
(Samuel de Champlain era) General name given by French to four ...
Founded, 1668, as the Quebec Seminary, and granted a
Amherstburg 1799 Showing The Main Street And Lots With Owners'
names. Captain H. M. Lewis, June 26, 1799. Original MS.
Monroe James 1758-1831 Fifth President Of The United States
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expe...
Wiman Erastus 1834-1904 Born At Churchville Ontario Educated In
Toronto; early became engaged in newspaper work; joined the sta...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Conflict between Hudson's B...
Des Marets Claude Godet Sieur De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Son-in-law of Pont-Grave,
Cunard Sir Samuel 1787-1865 Born In Halifax His Practical
training fitted him for the important role he was to fill in th...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto
University. Appointed to department of education of Upper Canada, 1844;
secretary of provincial board of education; 1846; deputy superintendent
of education, 1855; deputy minister of education, 1876-1889; librarian
and historiographer of the education department since 1889. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era)
Graduate of Victoria College, 144; Ryerson's right-hand man, 179, 202;
his estimate of children attending school in 1845, 189; objections noted
to School Act of 1870-1871, 205; his history of separate schools in
Upper Canada, 234; on Ryerson's last days, 295-296. =Bib.=: Works:
Documentary History of Education in Upper Canada; Legislation and
History of Separate Schools in Upper Canada. For biog., see Morgan,
Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.
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