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(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's housekeeper, 314, 328...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given to young Algonquian taken ...
Maitland Sir Peregrine 1777-1854 Born In Hampshire England
Entered the army, 1792. Served in Flanders, 1794-1798; in Spain...
Made four notable voyages: the first, in 1607, for the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, in charge of mission at Misco...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Goes on embassy to Iroquois, 163; is ...
Billings Elkanah 1820-1876 Born In Township Of Gloucester
Ontario. Studied law, called to the bar, 1845, and practised in...
Chateauneuf Pierre Antoine De Castaguere Marquis De 1644-1728
(Samuel de Champlain era) French ambassador in London, instruct...
Earthquake Of 1663
Known in Canadian history as the "Great
Earthquake." The most ...
Charbonnel Armand Francois Marie De
Roman Catholic bishop of
Toronto, 1850-1860. Died, 1860. =Inde...
The first missionaries of the order, Lalemant, Masse, and
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
Vaudreuil Philippe De Rigaud Marquis De
Came to Canada, 1687, in
command of eight hundred troops, and,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Lieutenant-governor of Detroit, 1...
Olbeau Jean D'
Born in Langres. Joined the Jesuit College there in
1628. In 1...
La Riborde Gabriel De
Recollet missionary; arrived from France in
1670, and sent to ...
Ventadour Henri De Levy Duc De 1595-1651 Viceroy Of Canada
1625-1627. Served for a time in the army, and is said to have t...
(Tilley era) Seconds the address in New Brunswick Assembly, 115...
(Lord Dorchester era) One of protesting members of Council unde...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 384.
Advocated by Thomas Pownall, governor of
Massachusetts Bay, in 1764. He proposed a scheme by which "Great Britain
may be no more considered as the Kingdom of this Isle alone, with many
appendages of provinces, colonies, settlements, and other extraneous
parts, but as a grand marine dominion, consisting of our possessions in
the Atlantic and in America united into one Empire." Subsequently
proposed by Joseph Howe, in 1855, and again in 1863; also by Thomas
Chandler Haliburton and other Canadian statesmen and writers. =Index=:
(George Brown Era) Elgin's conception of, 33; advocated by Edward Blake, 240. (Joseph Howe era)
Joseph Howe a pioneer in the movement for, 174. =Bib.=: Denison,
Struggle for Imperial Unity; Macphail, Essays in Politics; Brassey,
Imperial Federation and Colonization; Ewart, Kingdom of Canada,
Imperial Federation, etc.; Parkin, Imperial Federation; Young, A
Pioneer of Imperial Federation in Canada; Milner, Speeches in Canada;
The Empire and the Century; Argyll, Imperial Federation.
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