Canadian History Dictionary Lisgar John Young Baron 1807-1876 Born At Bombay Entered
Parliament in 1831; became lord of treasury in 1841, and secret...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Lord Dorchester era) Conducts Carleton safely to Three Rivers,...
Born at Bordeaux, Jan. 30, 1703; son of Louis-Amable
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Agent of Papineau to Upper Canada,...
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
Separate Schools Manitoba
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) The question used as a test of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Deceived by the hoisting of French flag ...
Lake Erie, north shore. =Index=: (John Graves Simcoe era) Chose...
Normanby Constantine Henry Phipps Marquis Of 1797-1863 Entered
Parliament, 1818; appointed governor of Jamaica, 1832; entered ...
See St. Maurice River.
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's relations with, 138. (Lord Elgin era...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Secretary Of State For Foreign Affairs 332 His Speech At
unveiling of bust of Macdonald in St. Paul's Cathedral, 332-333...
On Dease Lake. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built by Robert...
Lattaignant Gabriel De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company of New
(General Brock era) British corvette, fired on by United States...
Served in the siege of Quebec. On July 29, 1759, in
Quebec Conference 1864
To discuss terms of Confederation. =Index=:
(Sir Georges E. Ca...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
La Jonquiere Jacques-pierre De Taffanel Marquis De
under d'Anville in the disastrous expedition agai...
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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