Canadian History Dictionary Elgin James Bruce Eighth Earl Of 1811-1863 Lord Elgin Era His Qualities As A
statesman, 3-4; his success in Canada, 4; his lineage, 5-6; his...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of the Plains, 257.
Index : Lord Elgin Era Solicitor-general For Upper Canada In Macnab-morin
ministry, 141; judge of Seigniorial Court, 187. =Bib.=: Morgan,...
Chartier De Lotbiniere Rene Louis
(Bishop Laval era) Appointed to Sovereign
Council, 166. (Count...
(Sir James Douglas era) Formerly Fort Langley--proposed as capi...
Hermitage At Caen L Laval Passes Three Years At 25
(Count Frontenac era) Created, 1647, at Quebec, 37, 49; reorgan...
(Count Frontenac era) Grand-vicar to bishop of Quebec, 111; sen...
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
(Count Frontenac era) Fortress on western boundary of Acadia, c...
(George Brown Era) Organized by Sir John A. Macdonald, out of o...
Halliburton John Croke 1806-1884 Eldest Son Of Sir Brenton
Halliburton, chief-justice of Nova Scotia. Called to the bar, 1...
Begbie Sir Matthew Baillie 1819-1894 Educated At Cambridge And
called to the English bar in 1844. Judge of the colony of Briti...
(General Brock era) In Upper Canada, 50. See also Trade.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Fortified post on Lake Champlain frontie...
Le Ber De Senneville Jacques 1633-1706 One Of The Principal
merchants of Montreal; married in 1658 Jeanne, sister of Charle...
Choiseul Etienne-francois Duc De 1719-1785 Minister Of Foreign
affairs; signed the treaty of 1759 with Austria; minister of wa...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various par...
Montreal newspaper, established 1826. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Pa...
City of Ontario; founded by Peter McGregor, in 1826. =Index=:
Kirke Sir Lewis
Born 1599. Accompanied his brother Sir David Kirke
on his expeditions to Canada and Newfoundland. Fought on the side of
Charles during the Civil War. Commanded a troop of horse at the battle
of Edgehill; took part in the siege of Gloucester and in the battle of
Newbury; knighted by the king, 1643; made governor of Bridgenorth
Castle; heavily fined under Cromwell for his loyalty to Charles. After
the Restoration appointed captain and paymaster of the corps of
gentleman-at-arms. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Left in charge of Quebec, surrenders it
to French on conclusion of peace, 23. (Samuel de Champlain era) Resides in Fort St. Louis
after capitulation, 158; demands surrender of Quebec, 188-190; grants
articles of capitulation, 191, 192; receives keys of the fort, 195;
hoists English flag, 196; his courteous treatment of Champlain, 199;
shows religious intolerance, 206. =Bib.=: Kirke, The First English
Conquest of Canada; Parkman, Pioneers of France.
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