Canadian History Dictionary Potash
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Vercheres Marie-madeleine Jarret
Born in 1678 in the fort on her
father's seigniory on the St. ...
Wetmore A B
(Tilley era) Anti-Confederate candidate in St. John, New
William Iii 1650-1702 King Of England Son Of William Ii Prince Of
Orange, and Mary, daughter of Charles I of England. In 1677 mar...
Bib : Cartwright Life And Letters Of Hon Richard Cartwright
Entered public life in 1815 as member for
Huntingdon, which he...
Mcgill Peter 1789-1860 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada In
1809; became a wealthy merchant of Montreal. President of the B...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
Fraser Simon 1776?-1862 Brought To Canada As A Child From New York
state, his widowed mother settling near Cornwall. Joined the No...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of colonists and ecclesi...
(Lord Dorchester era) Feeling aroused among, in connection with...
The peasants of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) More ind...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to river St. ...
Merritt William Hamilton 1793-1862 Born In Westchester County New
York. Came to Canada with his parents, 1796. Served during the ...
Wentworth Sir John 1737-1820 Born In Portsmouth New Hampshire
Educated at Harvard. In 1765 went to England as agent of the pr...
Chief factor of the Hudson's Bay Company. =Index=:
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His impression of Wolfe's conversation o...
Mccarthy Charles Justin
(Egerton Ryerson era) Martyr of early Canadian Methodism, 41.
Du Bois D'egriseilles Abbe J B
(Bishop Laval era) Devotes his fortune to religious
work at Mo...
Inglis Charles 1734-1816 Born In Ireland Emigrated To America
taught school in Pennsylvania for a time, and then took holy orders. In
1764 became assistant to Dr. Auchmuty, rector of Trinity Church, New
York, and in 1777 succeeded him as rector. His sympathies being with the
mother country, removed to Nova Scotia after the Revolution, and thence
to England. First bishop of Nova Scotia, with jurisdiction over
practically all British North America, 1787. One of the notable events
of his episcopate was his establishment of King's College, Windsor. In
1793 his huge diocese divided by the creation of the diocese of Quebec,
of which Jacob Mountain (q.v.) became first bishop. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era)
Appointed bishop of Nova Scotia with jurisdiction over Quebec, 241.
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