Canadian History Dictionary Cox Ross
Went to Astoria on the Beaver in 1811-1812 as an employee
Newspaper published at St. John, New Brunswick. =Index=: (Tille...
Index : General Brock Era Speaker Of Lower Canada Assembly His Commission As
lieutenant-colonel of militia cancelled by Governor Craig, 105;...
La Terriere De Sales
Represented Saguenay in Assembly, 1844-1854;
appointed to Legi...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
Born at Ernestown, Upper Canada. Followed his father's
Burpee Isaac 1825-1885 Born At Sheffield New Brunswick
Represented city of St. John in Dominion Parliament, 1872-1885;...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Farmer of county of Renfrew, Ontario,...
Innocent Xi Pope 1611-1689 Benedetto Odescalchi Elected Pope
1676. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Misunderstanding with Louis X...
Juchereau De St Denis
(Count Frontenac era) Wounded in skirmish on Beauport flats,
Brock Sir Isaac 1769-1812 General Brock Era Birth And Descent 6 Enters Army
at age of fifteen, 7; joins 49th Regiment with rank of captain,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Imprisoned on charge of treason, ...
Expulsion Of Acadians
See Acadians, Expulsion of the.
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
Alexander Vii Pope 1599-1667 Born Fabio Chigi Elected Pope 1655
(Count Frontenac era) Created, 1647, at Quebec, 37, 49; reorgan...
Peel Sir Robert 1788-1850 Born In Lancaster England Educated At
Harrow, and Christ Church, Oxford. Entered Parliament, 1809;
Gisborne Frederick Newton 1824-1892 Came To Canada From England In
1845. Joined the staff of the British North American Electric T...
Murray Mrs George
(General Brock era) Wife of Colonel (afterwards Sir George)
Russell John First Earl 1792-1878 Born In London Entered
Parliament, 1813; home secretary, 1835, in Melbourne's ministry...
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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