Canadian History Dictionary Brock Daniel De Lisle
(General Brock era) Brother of Sir Isaac, becomes chief
Index : Bishop Laval Era His Pen-portrait Of Mme De La Peltrie 153-154 Samuel De Champlain Era On
the question of Champlain's tomb, 261-262. =Bib.=: Among his pr...
Appointed missionary to the Abnaki Indians on the
St. John Riv...
Joined the army, 1753; took part in the expedition
An English lawyer; succeeded William Gregory as
Rises in a small lake, a little west of long. 110 deg.,
Canadian Northern Railway
The first link in this transcontinental
railway dates back to ...
Aubert De La Chesnaye Charles 1630-1702 Born At Amiens Came To
Canada, 1655. Chief clerk of the Compagnie des Indes Occidental...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On Miami River, 22. (General Brock era) ...
Davis Captain Sylvanus
(Count Frontenac era) Captured at Fort Loyal, 252; a prisoner
Garnier De Chapouin
(Samuel de Champlain era) Provincial of Recollets, appoints fou...
Jefferson Thomas 1743-1826 Third President Of The United States
Wilson Sir Daniel 1816-1892 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1845 appointed honorary secretary o...
Presbyterian Church In Canada
Had its beginnings early in the
eighteenth century in Nova Sco...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Elected Speaker 1831 170 Bib : Read Lives Of The
A member of the Society of Jesus. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era...
St Hubert Father
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Recommended for vacancy in bishop...
(Sir James Douglas era) Origin of the dispute, 26; history of, ...
(General Brock era) Quartermaster-general of militia,
Richelieu Armand Jean Du Plessis Duc De 1585-1642 Born In France
In 1607 bishop of Lucon; entered politics, and in 1616 secretar...
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.