Canadian History Dictionary Dugas Du Gua Or Du Guast Sieur De Monts
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Don de Dieu, 39.
Accompanied Elisa to North-West Coast, 1790;
founded a Spanish...
Francois Xavier Saint
(Bishop Laval era) Patron saint of Canada, 87.
Prevost Augustin 1725?-1786 Father Of Sir George Prevost Entered
the army; served under Wolfe at Quebec, 1759; became lieutenant...
Dickey Robert Barry 1811-1903 Born In Amherst Nova Scotia
Studied law, and called to the bar of Nova Scotia, and of New B...
La Fontaine Sir Louis-hippolyte Bart
(1807-1864). (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) His name
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
Newspaper published at London, England; established, 1785.
Bib : Memoire Sur La Vie De Laval
(Sir James Douglas era) Voyage of 1785, 22; on enormous profits...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Or Half-breeds, view with alarm the ...
Acadia of the French regime. The present name dates from
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Iroquois Settlement On 265 Bib : Conant Life In
Canada and Upper Canada Sketches.
Bib : Drew And Woods The Burning Of The Caroline Dent Upper
Canadian Rebellion; Lizars, Humours of '37; Read, Rebellion of
(Sir James Douglas era) Spanish influence delays colonization, ...
First described from actual observation by Father
A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Lieutenant-governor of Detroit during Revolutionary
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.