Canadian History Dictionary Index : Lord Elgin Era Construction Of Stimulated By Provincial Guarantee 1849
Evans James 1801-1846 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England
Emigrated to Canada; opened a school near L'Original, and about...
Lampman Archibald 1861-1899 Educated At Trinity University
Toronto, graduating in 1882; appointed to a clerkship in the po...
Seaton Sir John Colborne First Baron 1778-1863 Served In Holland
Egypt, and Italy. Commanded a brigade under Wellington, 1810-18...
Discovered by Charles de Greysolon, Sieur de La
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
(Lord Elgin era) On British ignorance of Canada, and Elgin's
Area, 9460 square miles. The lake was known both to
(Egerton Ryerson era) Headmaster of Gore district Grammar Schoo...
Founded through the far-sighted liberality of James
McGill, a ...
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
(Lord Elgin era) Canadian and American systems compared,
Tucker R G
(Lord Sydenham era) Appointed provincial registrar, 332.
Jones Jonas 1791-1848 Educated At Cornwall Under John Strachan
Served as an officer of militia during the War of 1812-1814, at...
(Bishop Laval era) Archbishop of Rouen, desires ecclesiastical
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ex-Jesuit, his erratic habits, 48...
Langevin Sir Hector Louis 1826-1906 Born At Quebec Entered
Parliament in 1867, as member for Dorchester; subsequently repr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Kirke's vessel before Quebec, 188, 19...
Proclamation Of 1764
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Attorney-general Yorke's opinion of...
Isbister Alexander K
(1820-1883). Born in the territories of the
Hudson's Bay Company; employed by the Company, 1838-1840, in the
Mackenzie River district. Went to England, about 1841; educated there,
and practised law in London. A half-breed himself, he ably pressed the
cause of the Indians and half-breeds upon the attention of the British
government. Also gave evidence before the parliamentary Committee of
1857. For some years master of the Stationers' School in England and
Dean of the College of Preceptors. Left a large sum of money to found
scholarships in connection with the University of Manitoba. =Index=: (George Brown Era)
A native of the North-West Territories--his good work on behalf of the
Red River Settlement, 212; Brown's high opinion of, 212; suggests
annexation by Canada of western territory, 213. =Bib.=: Report on
Hudson's Bay Company, 1857; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company.
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