Canadian History Dictionary Bering Sea Question
Arose out of a dispute as to the seal-fisheries
of Bering Sea....
Talon Jean-baptiste 1625-1691 Born In Picardy France Held
offices in the intendancies of Bordeaux and Lyons, and intendan...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Built By Hudson's Bay Company At Mouth Of Naas River
1831, 116; moved forty miles south, 1834, 120. =Bib.=: Walbran,...
Montgomery John 1783-1879 Born In Gagetown New Brunswick
Accompanied his father to York about 1799, where he settled. Se...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
Stuart Rev John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First Church of England clergyman to a...
Bib : Works: Speeches Life Of Henry Clay Reminiscences For Biog
see Cyc. Am. Biog.
Smith William 1728-1793 Born In New York City Graduated At Yale
1745; called to the New York bar, and practised in that city. I...
Robertson Thomas Jaffray
(Egerton Ryerson era) First principal of Toronto Normal
King's Royal Regiment Of New York
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Raised by Sir John Johnson,
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Called to the Council, 72; expelled...
Mair Charles 1840- Born In Lanark Ontario Educated At Queen's
University, Kingston. Paymaster for the Dominion government at ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
Fort St Louis
Quebec. See Chateau St. Louis. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Enters J A Macdonald's Law Office As A Student 6 Forms
partnership with Macdonald, 10; his letter to Macdonald on the ...
Baldwin William Warren
Born in Ireland. Came to Canada 1798, and
finally settled in Y...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Uncle of Sir Frederick Haldimand,...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era In New Caledonia 97 Bib : Morice The Western Denes
Dene Sociology; Notes on the Western Denes.
Born in Water Leven, Dumbartonshire, Scotland. Joined the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Surgeon, early settler, 145.
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.