Canadian History Dictionary Vrooman's Point
(General Brock era) On Niagara River, battery at, 299, 300.
(Sir James Douglas era) Origin of the dispute, 26; history of, ...
Voltaire Francois Marie Arouet De 1694-1778 French Writer
(Lord Dorchester era) Faithful to the British government, 72,
St Ignace Mother
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Describes scene at General Hospital, 223...
British North America Act
The constitution of the Dominion; the Act
by which the scatter...
Located at Halifax. Founded by George Ramsay, ninth
Earl of Da...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Low...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Daughter of Abraham Martin, 146.
Osgoode William 1754-1824 Born In England Educated At Oxford
studied law, and called to the English bar, 1779. Appointed
Mace Sister De
(Bishop Laval era) Her labours in the hospital at Montreal, 91....
Rattray William Jordan 1835-1883 Born In London England
Emigrated to Canada, 1848. In 1858 graduated from Toronto Unive...
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
(Lord Dorchester era) Captures American post at Cedars, 142; gi...
Representation Bill 1853
(Lord Elgin era) Sir John Macdonald's view on, 132-133.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
Formerly Bytown. Founded about the year 1827, and named after
Morin Augustin Norbert 1803-1865 Born In St Michel Quebec
Educated at the Seminary of Quebec, and called to the bar of Lo...
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
Lemoyne Mme Jacques
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal,
Howland Sir William Pearce 1811-1907 Born At Paulings New York
Came to Canada in 1830. Represented West York in the Legislature,
1857-1868. Member of Macdonald-Sicotte ministry, 1862, as minister of
finance; receiver-general, 1863-1864; postmaster-general, 1864-1866;
minister of finance, 1866-1867. Minister of inland revenue in first
Dominion Cabinet, 1867. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Ontario, 1868;
retired, 1873; knighted, 1879. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Minister of inland revenue
in first Dominion Cabinet, 134; defends his political attitude, 137;
becomes lieutenant-governor of Ontario, 138; heads syndicate offering to
build Canadian Pacific Railway, 237. (George Brown Era) Presents address to Elgin, 36;
his connection with reciprocity negotiations in 1865, 193-196; defends
his action in remaining in coalition ministry after Confederation, 202,
209; becomes lieutenant-governor of Ontario, 202. (Tilley era) Invited to join
first Dominion ministry, 128; minister of inland revenue, 129. =Bib.=:
Dent, Can. Por.; Morgan, Can. Men; Read, Lieutenant-Governors of
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