Canadian History Dictionary Index : Lord Elgin Era Solicitor-general For Upper Canada In Macnab-morin
ministry, 141; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Morgan,...
In the Province of Quebec. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) Paris...
St Regis Indians
A band of Roman Catholic Iroquois from Caughnawaga,
Young Sir William 1799-1887 Born At Falkirk Scotland Educated At
Glasgow University. Came to Nova Scotia; studied law, and calle...
Christie David 1818-1880 Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated At
Edinburgh High School. Came to Canada, 1833, and devoted himsel...
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
Came to Nova Scotia as lieutenant-colonel of
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Aids Mackenzie's escape, 397.
Holmes Charles 1711-1761 Third In Command Under Sir Charles
Saunders (q.v.) before Quebec, 1759; commander-in-chief in West...
The first chief-justice of the province of Quebec.
Area, 9460 square miles. The lake was known both to
Amnesty Act 1849 Lord Elgin Era William Lyon Mackenzie Takes Advantage Of 91
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Proposed by Elgin, on beha...
A seaport, and the capital of Nova Scotia; founded in 1749
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Yorke Sir Joseph Sydney 1768-1831 Entered The Navy In 1780 In
1781 joined the Duke and later the Formidable, both under Sir
Ordre Du Bon Temps
(Samuel de Champlain era) Social club established at Port Royal...
De Peyster Arent Schuyler 1736-1832 Joined The 8th Regiment 1755
and served with distinction upon the British side in the Revolu...
Bib : Dent Can Por Hannay History Of New Brunswick
Parliamentary Companion, 1885.
The treaty of Washington having provided for a
commission, to ...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1828; and
governor of Canada, 1828-1830. Made a privy-councillor, 1830;
master-general of ordnance, 1834-1838; general, 1841. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) His
efforts at conciliation, 20. (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Succeeds Lord Dalhousie as governor,
70; his attitude towards Canadians, 70; his report, 1829, on the
political situation in Lower Canada, 71. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.;
Dict. Nat. Biog.; Christie, History of Lower Canada.
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