Canadian History Dictionary Galinee Rene De Brehant De
A member of a noble family of Brittany;
came to Canada in 1668...
The name originally applied by General Murray to the
Quebec Hotel Dieu
(Count Frontenac era) Origin of, 28. (Bishop Laval era) Laval l...
Moss Sir Charles 1840- Born In Cobourg Ontario Studied Law And
called to the bar of Ontario, 1869. Lecturer and examiner to th...
Among the earliest magazines published in what is
now Canada w...
Fort Rupert Fort Charles Built By Gillam At Mouth Of Rupert
River, foot of James Bay, 1667. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Try to bring about peace with Indians,...
Durham John George Lambton Earl Of 1792-1840 Entered British
Parliament, 1814, for county of Durham, and won recognition as ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Commands boat sent to meet Prince Edwa...
Wetmore A B
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John, New
Town of Ontario on the Bay of Quinte. Founded by Captain
Marriott Sir James 1730?-1803 Advocate General 1764
vice-chancellor, 1767; sat in Parliament for Sudbury, 1781-1784...
Winthrop Fitz-john 1639-1707 Born In Boston Massachusetts
Educated at Harvard. Going to England, served in the parliament...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name proposed by Champlain for Quebec...
Accompanied Governor Cornwallis to Halifax. Acted as
Haldimand Sir Frederick 1718-1791 Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Descent And Birth 1-3
antagonism to French nation, 3; joins Prussian army, 3; previou...
Fraser John James
(Tilley era) Opposition candidate in York County, 86;
King Rev Wm
(George Brown Era) Moving spirit in negro settlement in Upper C...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Elected to the Assembly, 150; deli...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Holton Luther Hamilton 1817-1880 Entered Public Life 1854 As One
of the members for Montreal; elected to Legislative Council, 1862;
resigned, 1863, and returned to the Assembly as member for Chateauguay,
which he represented to the time of his death; accepted portfolio of
commissioner of public works in the short-lived Brown-Dorion government,
1858; minister of finance in the Macdonald-Dorion administration,
1863-1864. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era) Signs Annexation Manifesto, 81; associated with
Parti Rouge, 108; adopts less radical views, 134. (George Brown Era) Enters George
Brown's ministry, 102; Brown's letter to, on Confederation, 131; on
English views of Canadian politics, 143; opposed to coalition, 160;
opposes Confederation scheme, 185; George Brown takes up question of
reciprocity with, 192; Brown urges that he be sent to Washington on
reciprocity mission, 192; opposed to Brown entering coalition ministry,
199, 200-203; George Brown writes of his determination to leave public
life, 245-246. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Countenances annexation movement in 1849, 44-45.
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