Canadian History Dictionary Rankine Alexander
(Tilley era) Deserts Liberals in New Brunswick, 18.
(Lord Dorchester era) Battle of, Indians lose heavily in, 173.
Riall Sir Phineas
Entered the army, 1794; lieutenant-colonel, 1806;
saw service ...
Markland George H
(Egerton Ryerson era) Member of Legislative Council, Upper Cana...
Aguesseau Henri-francois 1668-1751 Studied Law Appointed Third
barrister of the Parliament of Paris, 1690; and attorney-genera...
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Brig. See Adams.
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Represents Montreal in first Parlia...
Montmorency Henri Duc De 1595-1632 In 1620 Purchased The
viceroyalty of New France from the Comte de Soissons, his
Greenway Thomas 1838-1909 Born In Cornwall England Came To
Canada with his parents, 1844. Educated at the public schools o...
(Lord Dorchester era) British officer killed at Sault au Matelo...
De Peyster Arent Schuyler 1736-1832 Joined The 8th Regiment 1755
and served with distinction upon the British side in the Revolu...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
Carleton Sir Guy
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to trading Company formed by i...
St Paul's Bay
On St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contagious...
Fort Le Boeuf
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
(Lord Dorchester era) British war vessel, arrival of, 137.
York. Plan of Toronto Harbour and the proposed town and part
(General Brock era) Ceded to Britain with surrender of Detroit,...
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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