- Archibald, Sir Adams George
- (1814-1892)Educated at Pictou Academy. Studied law; in 1838 called to the bar of Prince Edward Island; and to that of Nova Scotia in 1839. Elected to the Nova Scotia Assembly for Colchester, 1851. Attorney-general of Nova Scotia, 1860-1863. Delegate to the various Conferences leading up to Confederation. Became secretary of state for the provinces in first Dominion ministry. Lieutenant-governor of Manitoba, 1870-1872; and of Nova Scotia, 1873-1883. Knighted, 1885.Index: =Md.= Secretary of state for provinces in first Dominion ministry, 135; succeeds MacDougall as lieutenant-governor of the North-West Territories, 161-162. H Becomes solicitor-general and member of Executive Council of Nova Scotia, 1856, 157; attorney-general, 1860, 169; leader of the opposition, 176; delegate to Charlottetown Conference, 1864, 177; supports Confederation, 186; goes to England as delegate to complete Confederation, 189; his interview with Joseph Howe, 189; member of first Dominion ministry, 1867, 198; retires from ministry, and succeeded by Howe, 226. C First lieutenant-governor of Manitoba, 130. T Delegate from Nova Scotia to Charlottetown Conference, 73; delegate to Quebec Conference, 77; secretary of state in first Dominion ministry, 129.Bib.: Expulsion of Acadians (N. S. Hist. Soc., vol. 5). For biog., see Dent, Can. Por.; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.
The makers of Canada. 2014.
Look at other dictionaries:
Adams George Archibald — Sir Adams George Archibald KCMG , PC (* 3. Mai 1814 in Truro, Nova Scotia; † 14. Dezember 1892 ebenda, dann schon Teil Kanadas) war ein kanadischer Rechtsanwalt und … Deutsch Wikipedia
Adams George Archibald — Adams George Archibald. Sir Adams George Archibald (3 de mayo de 1814 14 de diciembre de 1892) fue un jurista y político canadiense, y padre de la Confederación de Canadá (Canadian Confederation). Vivió casi toda su carrera política en Nueva… … Wikipedia Español
Adams George Archibald — Sir Adams George Archibald, KCMG , PC (May 3, 1814 ndash; December 14, 1892) was a Canadian lawyer and politician, and a father of Confederation. He was based in Nova Scotia for most of his career, though he also served as Lieutenant Governor of… … Wikipedia
Adams George Archibald — Demande de traduction Adams George Archibald → … Wikipédia en Français
Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet — of Edinburgh, (24 December 1776 ndash; 18 September 1829) was Lord Provost of Edinburgh and Lord Lieutenant of the City of Edinburgh. [ Adams, Thomas, Harvey, William, Whitson, Thomas, editors, Edinburgh 1329 1929 , Edinburgh, 1929: 140] The son… … Wikipedia
List of Archibald Prize winners — This is a list of winners of the Archibald Prize for portraiture. As many of the images are copyrighted, an external link to an image has been listed where available. Please add links to the others.List of winnersYear Artist Title *1921 W B… … Wikipedia
David Lloyd George — Lloyd George redirects here. For the U.S. Federal Judge, see Lloyd D. George. In this name, the family name is Lloyd George, not George. The Right Honourable The Earl Lloyd George of Dwyfor OM PC … Wikipedia
STEPHENS, Alfred George (1865-1933) — critic and miscellaneous writer was born at Toowoomba, Queensland, on 28 August 1865. His father, Samuel George Stephens, came from Swansea, Wales, his mother, originally Euphemia Russell, was born in Greenock, Scotland. He was educated at the… … Dictionary of Australian Biography
Арчибальд, Адамс Джордж — В Википедии есть статьи о других людях с такой фамилией, см. Арчибальд. Адамс Джордж Арчибальд Adams George Archibald … Википедия
Confédération canadienne — Carte géopolitique du Canada La Confédération canadienne (ou Confédération du Canada) désigne le processus, culminant le 1er juillet 1867, par lequel une union fut formée parmi les provinces, colonies, et territoires de l Amérique du… … Wikipédia en Français