Canadian History Dictionary Gibault Pere
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Absolves French of the west from ...
Carling Sir John 1828- Represented Town Of London In Legislative
Assembly, 1857-1867; and continued to sit for the same constitu...
Downshire Wills Hill First Marquis Of 1718-1793 Secretary Of
state for colonies, 1768-1772. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) A...
North Lord Frederick
On Fraser River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay ...
Mace Sister De
(Bishop Laval era) Her labours in the hospital at Montreal, 91....
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
Loyalists United Empire
Name applied to the inhabitants of the
Thirteen Colonies who r...
Carleton Sir Guy
Great Western Railway
Charter granted 1834, and renewed 1845.
Absorbed by the Grand ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk sent to Gaspe, returns with new...
Fisher Charles 1808-1880 Born In Fredericton Educated At King's
College and called to the bar, 1833. Contested York for the New...
Bib : Walbran British Columbia Coast Names Begg History Of
Born in France. Governor of Placentia, Newfoundland,
Anse Des Meres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigates stationed at, 87; British vesse...
(Count Frontenac era) His statements regarding Frontenac, 65.
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, makes liberal contribution toward...
(General Brock era) Americans successful in skirmish at, 238-24...
Jesuits' Estates Act
Passed by the Mercier government in Quebec,
1888. Following th...
Bib : Parkman Conspiracy Of Pontiac Smith Historical Account Of
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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