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(Lord Sydenham era) Attempts to introduce after passage of Queb...
(Joseph Howe era) Anti-Confederationist, changes his views, and...
Aberdeen John Campbell Hamilton Gordon Seventh Earl Of 1847- A
baronet of Nova Scotia. Born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Succeeded ...
Bib : Parkman Jesuits In North America Faillon Vie De Mlle
(George Brown Era) Lord Stanley introduces measure giving prefe...
Chauveau Pierre Joseph Olivier 1820-1890 Born At Quebec Educated
at Quebec; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada. F...
Brown George 1818-1880 George Brown Era His Place As A Maker Of Canada Ix
complains that Upper Canada is inadequately represented and dom...
Lewis Meriwether 1774-1809 And Clark William 1770-1838
American explorers. Sent by the United States Government, in 18...
Wilson Sir Daniel 1816-1892 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1845 appointed honorary secretary o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Famous French seaman, joins Champlain...
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes government of New York, 266.
Drummond Sir Gordon 1771-1854 Son Of Colin Drummond At One Time
deputy paymaster-general of the forces in Canada. Born at Quebe...
Mcgill Peter 1789-1860 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada In
1809; became a wealthy merchant of Montreal. President of the B...
Belleau Sir Narcisse 1808-1894 Born In The City Of Quebec And
educated there. In 1852 a member of the Legislative Council, an...
Appointed missionary to the Abnaki Indians on the
St. John Riv...
(Bishop Laval era) Founder of the Montmorency family, 16.
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia Historical Documents
relating to the Province of Nova Scotia, ed. by Akins.
Intendant of New France. Son of Jean-Hyacinthe
A New Map Of North America With The West India Islands Divided
according to the Preliminary Articles of Peace. Signed at Versa...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
Jette Sir Louis 1836- Studied Law And Called To The Bar 1857
Practised in Montreal. Entered public life in 1872 as member for
Montreal East, defeating Sir Georges E. Cartier. Appointed puisne judge
of Supreme Court of Quebec, 1878; and the same year became professor of
civil law in Laval University; later dean of the faculty. Member of the
commission for revision of the civil code of Quebec, 1887; and of the
Alaskan Boundary Commission. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Quebec,
1898, and for a second term in 1903. Chief-justice of the Superior Court
of Quebec, 1909. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the founders of Le Parti
National, and its organ Le National, 29-30; defeats Cartier in
Montreal East, 84. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.