Canadian History Dictionary Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
Barclay Thomas 1753-1830 Born In New York In 1775 Served In The
British army during the American Revolution, and in 1777 became...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assisted in forming Company of New Fr...
Russell John First Earl 1792-1878 Born In London Entered
Parliament, 1813; home secretary, 1835, in Melbourne's ministry...
(Lord Dorchester era) Appointed judge, 183.
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Sedgewick Major Robert
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes Acadia by Cromwell's orders, 268.
Gugy Conrad 1730-1786 Born At The Hague Son Of A Swiss Officer In
the Dutch service. Educated for the engineers; disposed of his
Index : General Brock Era Appointed Brigadier 123 Arrival Of At Quebec 134
(Count Frontenac era) Complete absence of, in New France,
La Tesserie De
(Bishop Laval era) Member of the Sovereign Council, 158.
Separate Schools Upper Canada
(George Brown Era) Opposed by George Brown, 121; a
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
European And North American Railway
(Wilmot era) Wilmot's attitude towards,
127. (Tilley era) Peto...
Complete and entire free trade with the United
States, first p...
Acadians Expulsion Of The
Governor Lawrence in 1755, with the advice
of his Council and ...
Daughter of Queen Victoria; born 1848. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era...
(Count Frontenac era) Charter of, declared null and void, 264; ...
Courts Of Justice
(Lord Dorchester era) Established, 13; not satisfactory to
Morin Augustin Norbert 1803-1865 Born In St Michel Quebec
Educated at the Seminary of Quebec, and called to the bar of Lo...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Appointed Solicitor-general 1834 57 Becomes Member Of
Executive and Legislative Councils, 1838, 57; leader of party opposed to
responsible government, 58; his birth, ancestry, and character, 58; Sir
Colin Campbell's chief adviser, 71; obnoxious to the Liberals, 71;
opposes Howe's views as to responsibility of ministers to the Assembly,
75; makes public declaration as to dual responsibility of ministers, to
the governor and the Legislature, 76; joins the Baptists, 77-78; defends
denominational schools, 83; the election of 1843, 85-86; W. B. Almon
called to Executive and Legislative Councils, 86-87; secures majority in
new Legislature, 87; contest with Howe, 89-90; makes speech against
Howe, 98; carries measure for simultaneous polling, 104; resigns with
his government, 1848, 107; member of Railway Convention at Portland,
1850, 121; opposes government railways, 144; moves vote of want of
confidence, 165, 167; forms new government, 167; his party defeated in
elections of 1859, 168; the chief-justiceship, 168; leader of the
opposition, 171; becomes attorney-general in 1863, and judge in Equity,
1864, 172; favours Confederation, 174; introduces bill prohibiting sale
of intoxicants to Indians, 247-248. (Tilley era) Advocates Confederation in Nova
Scotia Assembly, in 1854, 62. =Bib.=: Saunders, Three Premiers of Nova
Scotia; Campbell, History of Nova Scotia; Bourinot, Builders of Nova
Scotia; Rattray, The Scot in British North America; Rose, Cyc. Can.
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