Canadian History Dictionary Simcoe John Graves 1752-1806 John Graves Simcoe Era Speaks In House Of Commons On
Constitutional Act, 7, 8; birth and family, 15; death of his fa...
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to floating battery, 87, 104....
Pompadour Jean Antoinette Poisson Marquise De 1721-1764 Wolfe / Montcalm Era
Assisted in Bougainville's promotion, 177.
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
On south shore of St. Lawrence, opposite Quebec.
Bib : Kingsford History Of Canada Dent Upper Canadian Rebellion
and Last Forty Years; Read, Lives of the Judges.
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
Engaged in the service of the Hudson's Bay Company,
west of th...
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
Clay Henry 1777-1852 American Statesman And Orator Index : General Brock Era
His confident prediction of conquest of Canada, 215. =Bib.=: Wo...
Lansdowne Henry Charles Keith Petty-fitzmaurice Fifth Marquis Of
Born in 1845. Educated at Eton and Balliol College, Oxford; suc...
(Lord Dorchester era) Poor character and scandalous methods of ...
Moss Thomas 1836-1881 Born In Cobourg Ontario Educated At Gale's
Institute, Upper Canada College, Toronto, and at the University...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era On Haldimand 291-292 Bib : Works: Les Laurentiennes
Chants Nouveaux; Melanges d'Histoire; Histoire des
Bib : Hubert Hervey: A Memoir For Biog See Who's Who
Utrecht Treaty Of
Between France and Great Britain, signed in 1713.
Langelier Francois Charles Stanislas 1838- Born At Ste Rosalie
Quebec. Educated at Laval University; studied law and called to...
(Bishop Laval era) Dispute respecting, between Louis XIV and Po...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Negotiations For Begun 45 117 Arranged For By British
North America Act, 151; difficulty in selecting route, 152,153; northern
route finally adopted, 153. (Lord Elgin era) Project to combine with Grand Trunk,
100; history of negotiations after failure of larger scheme, 100-101.
(Joseph Howe era) Recommended in Durham's Report, 118; company formed in London,
118-119; "Robinson Line" surveyed, 119; Joseph Howe's connection with
(see under Howe); new route proposed, 141-143; Imperial guarantee
refused, 143. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Brought under consideration, 1849, 287; Hincks on,
332. (George Brown Era) Members of British government in 1862 favourable to, except
Gladstone, 143; George Brown a convert to the scheme, 166; opposed by
Dorion, 175. (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier advocates roundabout route, for military and
political reasons, 49-50; Major Robinson's report, 49. (Tilley era) Proposal to
build through St. John Valley, 26; delegates consult British government,
26; arrangements made with Jackson. 27; British government refuses to
guarantee interest, 45; St. John to Shediac line, 46-47; history of,
53-58, 90, 111-112, 116, 119, 122. =Bib.=: Fleming, The Intercolonial;
Fleming, Historical Sketch of the Intercolonial Railway in Canada: An
Ency., vol. 2.
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