Canadian History Dictionary Becquet Romain
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Ecclesiastical Court, arrested, 163...
Cook Dr Henry
(Tilley era) Tilley in his service, 7.
Entered the army, and obtained a captaincy in the
42nd or 1st ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the 34th Regiment, devastates ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Presentment of, 14; protested against by ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Correspondent of Haldimand's, 315...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French frigate, loads stores at Sorel, 2...
Earthquake Of 1663
Known in Canadian history as the "Great
Earthquake." The most ...
Crisacy Marquis Antoine De
(Count Frontenac era) Conducts expedition for restoration
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings c...
Dodd E M
(Joseph Howe era) Solicitor-general and member of Executive and...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Indian, brings news of Kirke's arriva...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Purchases supplies for De Monts's sec...
College with university powers, established at
Toronto. Now af...
Rowan Sir William
Born in Ireland, 1789. Entered the army as ensign,
1783; saw s...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
Alexander Of Rhodes Father L Recommends Laval For Mission Work In
(Tilley era) Resigns as postmaster-general, New Brunswick,
English Settlers In Canada
(Lord Dorchester era) Position taken by, 9; find French
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Massacre of, by Americans after c...
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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