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Coltman W B
A merchant of Quebec, and lieutenant-colonel in the
Sifton Arthur L
(1858- ). Educated at Victoria University; called to
the bar, ...
Ewan John Alexander 1854-1910 Born In Aberdeen Scotland Educated
in Scotland and in Canada. Assistant editor of the Toronto Glob...
St Joseph De Levis
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Skirmish at, 102, 103.
Papineau Denis B
(Lord Elgin era) Brother of Louis Joseph Papineau, 35; Metcalfe...
Index : George Brown Era On The Double Shuffle 107-108 Sir John A Macdonald Era On Macdonald's Early
life, prints Campbell's letter, 31; his pen picture of Macdonal...
Nairne Captain John
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand gives him rank of major...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His account of Montcalm before the battl...
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
Wakefield Edward Gibbon 1796-1862 Born In London England
Educated at Westminster and at Edinburgh. One of the founders o...
(Count Frontenac era) Governor Villebon of Acadia establishes h...
Mcleod Donald 1779-1879 Born In Scotland Educated At Aberdeen
University for the church, but entered the navy, 1803, and the ...
Created a province of the Dominion on Sept. 1, 1905. Includes
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
Smith Sydney 1771-1845 Lord Sydenham Era On Conservative Reaction In England
11; on Lord John Russell, 55. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Discovered By Samuel Hearne 3 31 Leroux Builds Post On
18; Mackenzie on, 35, 36, 48, 49; forts on, 54-55. =Bib.=: Hear...
Cockburn James 1819-1883 Born In Berwick-on-tweed England Came
to Canada, and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1846. Practis...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather to young Hurons, 233.
Annexation To United States
A fitful movement, never reaching serious
proportions, and gen...
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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