Canadian History Dictionary Magdalen Islands
In Gulf of St. Lawrence. Uncertain who first
discovered the gr...
Martin Charles Amador
(Samuel de Champlain era) Priest, 146.
A native of Massachusetts. Stationed at Annapolis in
Founded May 17, 1642, by Chomedy de Maisonneuve. Champlain
Bib : Cyc Am Biog
On Milbank Sound, British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas...
Laberge C J
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) A Liberal leader in Quebec, 25; on...
Briand Jean Olivier 1715-1794 Born In France Ordained Priest
1739; came to Canada, 1741; canon of Quebec Cathedral until 176...
(General Brock era) Arrested, 127; discharged, 128.
Bentham Jeremy 1748-1832 English Writer On Jurisprudence And
ethics. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) An associate of Sydenham's...
Nesle Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brings out settlers, 252.
An Iroquoian town situated, in 1535, on Montreal Island.
On Hudson Bay. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Captured by Ibervill...
The popular name given to the Temperance Act introduced by
(Lord Dorchester era) Discharged soldier, offers testimony in W...
(Lord Sydenham era) Member of Constitutional Association, 112. ...
(General Brock era) 26th Regiment, stationed at Fort Niagara, 5...
Aylesworth Sir Allen Bristol 1854- Born In Newburgh Ontario
Educated at Newburgh High School and at the University of Toron...
(Sir James Douglas era) With Dixon, sails from England, 1785, 2...
Like several other religious denominations in Canada,
it had i...
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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