Canadian History Dictionary Toronto University
Projected in 1797, and chartered, 1827, as King's
Ryerson Egerton 1803-1882 Egerton Ryerson Era Born March 24 1803 Near Village Of
Vittoria, Upper Canada, 1; parentage, 1; his father a United Em...
Sangster Charles 1822-1893 Born In Kingston For Some Time In
public service; engaged in newspaper work at Amherstburg and Ki...
Bonnecamps Joseph Pierre De 1707-1790 Born In France Entered The
Jesuit order, and came to Canada in 1741, when he was appointed...
Macpherson Sir David Lewis 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To
Canada, 1835. In 1842 entered business in Montreal; in 1851 he,...
Bib : Morgan Cel Can Lucas Canadian War Of 1812
(Sir James Douglas era) Stimulated by fur trade, 38; America re...
(Count Frontenac era) Takes part in expedition against Montreal...
(Lord Dorchester era) Father of Guy Carleton, 29; his widow
Ville d'Amerique Septentrionale dans la Nouvelle France avec
La Grange-trianon Mlle De
(Count Frontenac era) Becomes wife of Frontenac, 63.
Bib : Dent Can Por Morgan Cel Can Christie History Of
Coltman W B
A merchant of Quebec, and lieutenant-colonel in the
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Arrested on charge of treason, 27...
Macdonald John Alexander
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Eldest son of Sir John A.
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Arrival Of British Advance Squadron At 83 Camp
established on, 89; capture by Canadians of two British officer...
President And Little Belt
(General Brock era) Affair of, 173.
Robertson Thomas Jaffray
(Egerton Ryerson era) First principal of Toronto Normal
Downshire Wills Hill First Marquis Of 1718-1793 Secretary Of
state for colonies, 1768-1772. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) A...
Caire M De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Engineer, constructs defences on river S...
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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