Canadian History Dictionary Schuyler Peter 1657-1724 Born In Albany Appointed Lieutenant In
the militia, 1685, and served in the colonial and Indian wars. ...
An island on the southern coast of Newfoundland, which,
Born in Scotland, 1751. Emigrated in his early years to
(Tilley era) Rector of Gagetown, 5.
(Sir James Douglas era) Named by Captain Cook, 21; Captain Doug...
Derby Edward George Geoffrey Smith Stanley Fourteenth Earl
(1799-1869). Entered Parliament, 1820; Irish secretary, 1830-18...
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Captain Meares at No...
Bathurst Henry Third Earl 1762-1834 Succeeded To The Title 1794
Entered Parliament, 1793; president of the board of trade, 1807...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie starts, 320; ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Name of Sorel changed to, 240.
Macnab Sir Allan Napier 1798-1862 Born At Newark Now Niagara
Ontario. On the American invasion of Canada joined the army in ...
Tetes De Boule
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Indian tribe trading at Three Riv...
See Aix-la-Chapelle; Ashburton; Jay's; Paris; St.
Work Or Wark John 1792-1861 Born In Ireland Entered Service Of
Hudson's Bay Company, 1814; employed east of the mountains unti...
Almon William Bruce
(Joseph Howe era) A "bitter Tory," 86; called to Executive and
(Bishop Laval era) Life of Olier by, 135.
Gillmor A H
(Tilley era) Provincial secretary in Smith ministry, New
Lecompte-dupre J B
(Lord Dorchester era) Colonel of Quebec militia, 246.
Mckay Joseph William 1829-1900 Born At Rupert House Hudson Bay
Crossed the mountains to Fort Vancouver in 1844; had charge of ...
Joint High Commission British-american 1898-1899 Met In Quebec
Aug. 23, 1898, and again in Washington, Nov. 10. The meetings continued
until Feb. 20, 1899, ending in a disagreement. Canada was represented by
Sir Wilfrid Laurier, Sir Richard Cartwright, Sir Louis Davies, and John
Charlton; the United States by Gen. J. W. Foster, Hon. George Gray, Hon.
C.W. Fairbanks, Hon. John A. Kasson, Hon. N. Dingley, and T. Jefferson
Coolidge; and Newfoundland by Sir J. S. Winter and Hon. A. B. Morine.
Lord Herschell acted as chairman. Among the questions discussed were
reciprocity, the Atlantic fisheries, the Alaskan boundary, the seal
fisheries, war vessels on the Great Lakes, the bonding privilege, alien
labour laws, and mining rights. =Bib.=: Willison, Sir Wilfrid Laurier
and the Liberal Party.
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