Canadian History Dictionary Acadia College
Situated at Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Founded by the
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Skirmish at, 103.
(Bishop Laval era) Canadian priest, accompanies Laval to France...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 389.
Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Low Albert Peter 1861- Born In Montreal Educated At Mcgill
University, graduating in 1882 with honours. Appointed to Geolo...
Anse Des Meres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Frigates stationed at, 87; British vesse...
Spragge John Godfrey 1806-1884 Born In New Cross Surrey England
Came to York with his father, 1820. Educated at the Central Sch...
Jurisdiction Question Of
(Bishop Laval era) In New France, 163.
Lauzon-charny Charles De
Son of Jean de Lauzon, and administrator of
New France after t...
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
(Lord Dorchester era) Confusion and abuse in administration of,...
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
Cornwallis Charles First Marquis 1738-1805 Served In American
Revolutionary War; won victory at Camden over Gates, 1780, and ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian clergyman, performed marr...
Fenelon Francois De Salignac
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, sent on mission to Lake
Above Quebec. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Settlement of Christi...
Eustache Sir J R
Born 1795. Educated at St. Peter's College,
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed at Laprairie, 232.
(Sir James Douglas era) Explores coast of Queen Charlotte Islan...
Joly De Lotbiniere Sir Henri Gustave 1829-1908 Studied Law And
called to the bar, 1855. Elected to Assembly for Lotbiniere, 1861. Took
a prominent part in opposition to Confederation. In 1867 elected for
both Dominion and Quebec Houses, and sat in both up to 1874. Led
opposition in Assembly until 1878, when he was called upon to form a
ministry. His government defeated in 1879, and in 1885 dropped out of
public life for a time. Returned for Portneuf in 1896, and became
controller of inland revenue; the following year called to the Cabinet
as minister of inland revenue. Appointed lieutenant-governor of British
Columbia, 1900. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal leader in Quebec, sustained in
provincial election by majority of one, 249; his connection with the
Letellier case, 249. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Dent, Can. Por.;
Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.
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