Canadian History Dictionary Bolton Colonel
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commander at Niagara, lost in fou...
(John Graves Simcoe era) English constituency for which Simcoe ...
May Sir Thomas Erskine
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battalion of regular troops, 29, 105, 11...
Ryerson Colonel Joseph
(Egerton Ryerson era) Father of Egerton Ryerson, a United
(Bishop Laval era) Aid in defence of Quebec, 12.
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
See Aix-la-Chapelle; Ashburton; Jay's; Paris; St.
Royal Society Of Canada
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne (afterward
Duke of Argyll) in ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Anxious To Avoid War With Britain 423 Issues Neutrality
proclamation, 444; annoyed at Mackenzie, 445; pardons Mackenzie...
Established 1764. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) First ...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Created by Constitutional Act, 52;...
Forsyth Richardson And Co
Fur trading firm, of Montreal. =Index=:
(General Brock era) Se...
Lake Of The Woods
On the international boundary, west of Lake
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various par...
(Lord Dorchester era) Hangs Joshua Huddy, 198.
Bib : Dent Can Por Hannay History Of New Brunswick
Parliamentary Companion, 1885.
House Of Assembly
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) British government prepared to gr...
(Count Frontenac era) Killed at Fort Loyal, two daughters taken...
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Eragovernor-general Of Canada 27 His Prejudice Against
French-Canadians, 28; suppresses Le Canadien, and sends its
contributors to jail, 28-29; advises that bishop of Quebec be deprived
of appointment of parish priests, suspension of constitution of 1791,
union of Upper and Lower Canada, and confiscation of Sulpicians'
estates, 29, 159; his administration, 30-31. (General Brock era) Governor-general and
commander-in-chief, 90, 91; distrusts French-Canadians, 91; changes name
"Brock's battery" to "King's battery," 94; his hesitation as to issuing
arms to French-Canadian militia, 102, 103; gives his reasons, 103; his
speech at opening of Legislature conciliatory, 104; cancels commissions
of Lieutenant-Colonel J. A. Panet and others, 105; dissolves Assembly,
116; popular with the Anti-Canadian party, 116; calls for
reinforcements, 118; uses military labour in road making, 125; dissolves
the Assembly, 127; seizes Canadien newspaper and arrests its
proprietors, 127; makes other arrests in Montreal district, 128; his
proclamation defending British government, 128; sends Ryland to London,
129; expresses very unfavourable opinion of French-Canadians, 129;
praises Legislative Council, 130; releases Bedard, 145; breakdown of his
health, 147, 155; gives his favourite horse "Alfred" to Brock, 156;
leaves Canada, 156; appearance and character, 156. (Lord Elgin era) His shortcomings
as a colonial governor, 1, 19. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) His "blundering patriotism" as
governor, 17. =Bib.=: Rattray, The Scot in British North America;
Dict. Eng. Hist.; Dict. Nat. Biog.; Morgan, Cel. Can.; Christie,
History of Lower Canada.
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