Canadian History Dictionary Bonnycastle Sir Richard Henry 1791-1848 Born In England Served In
Canada in 1812, and engaged in the capture of Fort Castine. Dur...
Established 1595, and served with distinction in a
number of E...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
A small tidal stream, flowing into the Basin of
Minas. Grand P...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Fiedmont Jacquot De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Engineer, fortifies bridges over River S...
Ile Aux Noix
Plan of Ile aux Noix, showing the present and proposed
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
Young Sir William A G
(1827-1885). Secretary to the North American
Drummond Lewis Thomas 1813-1882 Born In Londonderry Ireland Came
to Canada with his mother, 1825. Educated at Nicolet College; s...
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
The first definite step in the movement looking towards
Newspaper, published at Toronto. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Fo...
Church Of England
The first Anglican church in what is now Canada was
built at H...
Quebec Revenue Act
(Lord Sydenham era) Provided fund for carrying on colonial
Canada Corn Act 1843 Sir Georges E Cartier Era Builds Up Flour Industry In Canada 43
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
Bib : Bourinot Parliamentary Procedure And Government And Manual
of the Constitutional History of Canada; Houston, Canadian
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Leader Of Quebec Government 141 The Appointment Revealed
Macdonald's judgment, 141-142. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Conservative leader in Quebec, 24;
superintendent of public instruction, 24, 37; premier of Quebec, 68; his
character, 68. (Lord Elgin era) One of leaders of the opposition in 1847, 45;
returned in elections of 1848, 50; Solicitor-general for Lower Canada,
113; provincial secretary in Hincks ministry, 126; and in MacNab-Morin
government, 141; votes against secularization of the Clergy Reserves,
164. =Bib.=: Works: Charles Guerin, Roman de Moeurs Canadiennes;
Francois-Xavier Garneau, Sa Vie et Ses [OE]uvres; L'Instruction
Publique au Canada; Souvenirs et Legendes. For biog., see Dent,
Can. Por.; Taylor, Brit. Am.; Morgan, Cel. Can.
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