Canadian History Dictionary Pitt William 1759-1806 Son Of William Pitt Earl Of Chatham Born
at Hayes, England. Educated at Pembroke Hall, Cambridge. Entere...
First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John
Molson at M...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) His account of the voyage o...
(Tilley era) Sir Leonard Tilley's great-grandfather, 1; a
Baby James 1762-1833 Born At Detroit Educated At Quebec Seminary
and in 1784 travelled in Europe. On his return the following ye...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Generosity of, 505.
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their villages
stood in t...
Argyll John Douglas Sutherland Campbell Ninth Duke Of 1845-
Married H. R. H. Princess Louise, 1871; succeeded to dukedom, 1...
Equal Rights Association
Formed in Toronto, in 1889, to secure the
disallowance of the ...
Adet Pierre Auguste 1763-1832 Appointed On The 10th Thermidor
member of the French Council of Mines. In 1795, went to the Uni...
Quebec Province Of
Area 351,873 square miles. Formed the principal
part of Canada...
(Count Frontenac era) Destroyed, 1669, rebuilt, 1692, 328; take...
(Bishop Laval era) Nephew of Huron chief, deserts to the Iroquo...
Cape St Vincent
(General Brock era) British naval victory of, 10.
Bib : Bancroft History Of British Columbia
(Count Frontenac era) Burdensome restrictions on, 38, 154. (Sam...
Canada Trade Act
Passed by Imperial Parliament in 1822, with the
object of corr...
(Sir James Douglas era) Sent out from England, 1856, by Church ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Under British rule, 64-81; Haldim...
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented Glengarry
in the Assembly of Canada, 1857-1867, and after Confederation in the
House of Commons, 1867-1875. Postmaster-general in the Mackenzie
administration, 1873-1878; lieutenant-governor of Ontario,
1875-1880. After his retirement lived at Montreal. =Bib.=: Read,
Lieutenant-Governors of Upper Canada.
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