Canadian History Dictionary Genevay Jean Francois Louis
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) French secretary to Haldimand, 30...
Amusements In Canada
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contemporary accounts of, in 1781...
A river of the state of Maine, rising in Moosehead
Ville d'Amerique Septentrionale dans la Nouvelle France avec
(Lord Dorchester era) Battle of, Indians lose heavily in, 173.
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
Secret Societies Bill
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Prepared and introduced by...
(General Brock era) Married to Sir Thomas Saumarez, 124.
Clarke Sir Alured 1745-1832 Lieutenant-governor Of Lower Canada
1790-1795. Had been governor of Jamaica before coming to Canada...
Naval station, four miles from Victoria, Vancouver Island.
Baby Louis Francois Georges 1834-1906 Born In Montreal Studied
law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1857; made a Q.C., 1...
Near Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Formerly Mo...
Le Roy Marguerite
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mother of Champlain, 1.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ship in which Wolfe sailed for Quebec, 7...
Newspaper published at Ottawa. Established, 1844. =Index=:
Ashburton John Dunning First Baron 1731-1783 Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Opposes Quebec Act in House of Commons, 65. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. ...
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, ...
Bellomont Richard Coote Earl Of 1636-1701 Member Of Parliament
1688-1695; and served in Ireland, 1689. In 1695 appointed gover...
Born in France. Governor of Guadaloupe; sent in 1756
Born in Scotland. Educated at King's College, Aberdeen.
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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