Canadian History Dictionary Minchin George
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Traced to battle of the Plains, 205. (Ti...
Founded at Quebec in 1779. The first public library in
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Arrested on charge of treason, 27...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Chief factor, 1851, 228; la...
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Director Of Seminary 55 Chaplain Of Beaupre 101
arrested, 163; released, 164; death of, 219.
Former name of the city of Ottawa. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdona...
(Tilley era) British Member of Parliament, and capitalist, his ...
Bullion Mme De
(Count Frontenac era) Benefactress of Hotel Dieu at Montreal, 2...
Talleyrand-perigord Charles Maurice Prince De 1754-1838 French
statesman. =Index=: (General Brock era) Foreign secretary under...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Elected 1848 50 George Brown Era Opposes Confederation Scheme His
motion for an appeal to the people defeated, 185. (Baldwin / La...
Representative for Wentworth. =Index=: (Egerton Ryerson era) Sp...
Sketch Of Kingston Harbour Showing The Grounds Reserved For The
purposes of Government for Public Works. Buildings, Naval Yard,...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
La Chaise Francois D'aix 1624-1709 Born At The Castle Of Aix In
Forez. Entered Society of Jesus, and provincial of his order wh...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era His Interview With La Fontaine Discusses Constitutional
government, 172-173, 174, 175, 176.
(Lord Dorchester era) His survey of route through Maine, 106.
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Sir John A Macdonald's Early Life In 2 Practises Law
there, 5; elected alderman of, 10; asked to be Conservative candidate
for, 11; elected for, 12; constituency represented by Macdonald, with
one short break, throughout his whole public career, 12, 16, 31, 211;
its rivalry for seat of government, 39; meeting at, protests against
Rebellion Losses Bill, 42; dissatisfied with selection of Ottawa as
capital, 85; difficulty over visit of Prince of Wales, 1860, 88;
Macdonald defeated in, 1878, 228. (John Graves Simcoe era) Government of Upper Canada
organized at, 79; rejected by Simcoe in favour of York as arsenal for
Lake Ontario, 204; Simcoe spends winter of 1794-1795 at, 211; growth of
the town, 211. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Selected by Sydenham as capital, reasons for the
choice, 73; its history, 73-75; the legislative building, 85-86;
Assembly passes resolution declaring city not suitable as seat of
government, 147; reception to Metcalfe, 155; not satisfactory as
capital, 180; Harrison member for, 182; serious trouble between
Orangemen and Roman Catholics, 187; severe fire of 1812, 298; special
powers granted to magistrates of, 298, 300. (Lord Sydenham era) Chosen as seat of
government, 282, 292; accommodation at, for Legislature and government
offices, 293. (General Brock era) An important military post, 56; differing views of
Dorchester and Simcoe respecting, 56; Brock stations deputy
quartermaster-general at, 80. See Frontenac; Cataraqui. =Bib.=:
Machar, Old Kingston.