Canadian History Dictionary Red River
Sometimes called Red River of the North, to distinguish it
(Samuel de Champlain era) Grant of, to Sir Thomas Gates, 223.
Elmsley John 1762-1805 Born In England Succeeded William Osgoode
as chief-justice of Upper Canada, 1796, and again as chief-just...
Monck Sir Charles Stanley Fourth Viscount 1819-1894 Born In
Ireland. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin; and called to the...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Oregon Boundary Question
(Sir James Douglas era) Settled in 1846, 27; occupation of the
Prairie De La Madeleine
(Bishop Laval era) Settlement of Christian Indians at, 74.
Chief town of Leeds County, Ontario, on left bank of St.
(George Brown Era) Fight for responsible government, against Me...
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 177.
Village on north bank of St. Lawrence. =Index=: (Wolfe / Montca...
Jefferson Thomas 1743-1826 Third President Of The United States
On the St. Lawrence, north bank. (Count Frontenac era) Band of ...
Semple Robert 1766-1816 Born In Boston Mass Engaged In
mercantile pursuits, and travelled extensively. In 1802 visited...
Pointe Au Fer
(Lord Dorchester era) British troops concentrated at, 153.
Purchase Of Commissions
(Lord Dorchester era) In Loyalist corps, 217.
John And Thomas
(Count Frontenac era) Vice-admiral's ship in Phipps's squadron,...
Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Red River Settlers Winter Near 153-155 See Also Port
Nelson. =Bib.=: Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of ...
Fort Kamloops Fort Thompson Sir James Douglas Era Hudson's Bay Company Post Built
in 1813, 98.
Chateau De Ramezay
At Montreal. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Purchased f...
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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