Canadian History Dictionary Killaly H H
Represented town of London in first Parliament after
Douglas David 1798-1834 Made Extensive Botanical Collections On
the Pacific coast of North America, for the Horticultural Socie...
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Le Ber Pierre
(Bishop Laval era) House of charity established by, 245.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Absolves French of the west from ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His account of massacre at Fort William
Explored by Henry Hudson, 1610, and named after him.
A town in Saguenay County, Quebec, situated at the
Buchanan James 1791-1868 Fifteenth President Of The United States
Great Western Railway
Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845.
Absorbed by the Grand ...
Cosmos Amor De
(Sir James Douglas era) Editor of British Colonist, 271; bitter...
Rottenburg Baron De
Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
Montigny Abbe De
(Bishop Laval era) Title borne by Laval in his youth, 7, 19.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Indian superintendent in the west, 126...
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
(Wilmot era) Solicitor-general, New Brunswick, 1846, 116; joins...
(Tilley era) Proposes construction of European and North Americ...
Maseres Francis 1731-1824 Born In London Educated At Cambridge
In 1766 appointed attorney-general of Quebec, holding the posit...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
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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