Canadian History Dictionary Tupper Charles 1794-1881 Born In Cornwallis Nova Scotia At The
age of twenty-one entered the ministry of the Baptist Church. H...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Gathered by Jesuits, for shipment...
Vallieres De St Real Joseph-remi 1787-1847 Born In Markham Upper
Canada. Called to the bar, 1812, and practised in Quebec. In 18...
Intendant of New France, 1675-1682. His
commission invested hi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Pamphlet against Jesuits, 153.
Rebellion Of 1837 In Upper Canada
Almost the exact counterpart of the
revolt in the lower provin...
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
Bourdon Sister Anne
(Count Frontenac era) On divine protection of Quebec, 301.
Pontbriand Henri-marie Dubreuil De 1709-1760 Born In Vannes
France. In 1741 consecrated bishop of Quebec, and left Paris fo...
Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
Marshall John George 1786-1880 Born In Nova Scotia Educated At
Halifax, and called to the bar, 1808. Represented Sydney in the...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, book written by, ordered to b...
(Lord Dorchester era) Accused in connection with Walker affair,...
Built in 1826-1832, by Colonel John By, with several
(General Brock era) American fort opposite Queenston, 300, 305....
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene ...
A branch of the Franciscan order. First came to Canada in
Bib : Works: Jean Talon Intendant De La Nouvelle France Discours
et Conferences. For biog., see Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Transport ship wrecked in St. Law...
Mackenzie Sir Alexander 1755-1820 John Graves Simcoe Era Visits Simcoe 188
recommends establishment of two trading-posts on Pacific coast,...
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.