Canadian History Dictionary Vitre Charles Denis De
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106. (Bishop...
Macdonald John Sandfield 1812-1872 Born In St Raphaels
Glengarry. In 1840 called to the bar, and practised in Cornwall...
Medical doctor. Resided at Burford Plains, near
Moodie Susanna 1803-1885 Born In England Daughter Of Thomas
Strickland, and sister of Agnes Strickland and Katherine Parr T...
Baranof Alexander Andrevitch 1747-1819 Governor Of Russian
America. Had been manager of a glass factory at Irkutsk, Siberi...
Royal Society Of Canada
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne (afterward
Duke of Argyll) in ...
Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era President Of Grand Trunk Railway 125 Friend Of Cartier's
125; declines distinction of C. B., 125; Cartier's letter to, 1...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
Parliaments In France
(Count Frontenac era) Subjection of, to royal power, 152.
Draper William Henry 1801-1877 Born In London England In His
youth ran away to sea and served on an East Indiaman. Came to C...
O'connor John 1824-1887 Born In Boston Mass Came To Canada
1828. Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1854. ...
Hopson Peregrine Thomas
Early entered the army and advanced rapidly.
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Bryce Manitoba See Also Red River
Colony; Seven Oaks.
At Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Foundation st...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Ineffectual employment of by French, 98;...
Law Captain John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First sergeant at arms of the Upper Ca...
(Bishop Laval era) La Barre's expedition encamps at, 184.
Jones John Paul 1747-1792 Born In Scotland Son Of John Paul Of
Arbigland; assumed name of Jones. Entered American navy, 1775. ...
La Tesserie De
(Bishop Laval era) Member of the Sovereign Council, 158.
Jones Alfred Gilpin 1824-1906 Born At Weymouth Nova Scotia Of
United Empire Loyalist stock. Built up great shipping industry at
Halifax. Entered public life as an opponent of Confederation.
Represented Halifax in Dominion House 1867-1872, 1874-1878. Became
minister of militia, 1878. Defeated in general election of that year,
and again in 1881; elected in 1887, but defeated in 1891.
Lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia 1900-1906. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Asked by Howe
to attend conference with Sir John Rose, on financial situation, 223;
his reasons for declining, 224; leader of Anti-Confederate party in Nova
Scotia, 224. =Bib.=: Dent, Can. Por.; Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc.
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