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Canada"s Governors-General, Lord Monck to General Vanier

John Cowan

Canada"s Governors-General, Lord Monck to General Vanier

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Published by York Pub. Co. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Governors general -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCanada"s Governors-General, 1867-1952.
    Statementby John Cowan ; with a foreword by J. Keiller MacKay.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1033 .C82 1965
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18642323M


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The Lord Sydenham Governors General of the Province of Canada, – The Lord Sydenham Sir Charles Bagot Sir Charles Metcalfe The Earl Cathcart The Earl of Elgin and Kincardine Sir Edmund Walker Head The Viscount Monck Governors General of Canada, –present The Viscount Monck The Lord Lisgar The Earl of Dufferin The Marquess of Lorne.

Viscount Monck was Canada's first Governor General – but he had actually served as Governor of British North America since Lord Monck worked hard to build Confederation. His efforts to unite and stabilize the young country were recognized with his appointment to the position of Canada's first Governor General in Buy Canada's Governors-General: Lord Monck to General by John Cowan (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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Governors General of CanadaThe Complete Guide This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book.

The Viscount Monck Governors General of Canada, –present The Viscount Monck The Canadas Governors-General Lisgar Wikipedia books on. Charles Monck, 4th Viscount Monck, Governor-General of Canada, Arms: Gules a chevron between three lions’ heads erased Argent Crest (shown above the coronet of a Viscount): A dragon passant wings elevated Sable.

Supporters: Dexter, a dragon; sinister, a lion, both Argent and holding in the forepaw a branch of laurel resting on the shoulder fructed proper. Charles Stanley Monck, 4th Viscount in the Irish peerage and 1st Baron in the UK peerage, governor general of BNA,governor general of Canada and Prince Edward Island, (b in Templemore, Tipperary, Ire 10 Oct ; d at his Irish residence, Charleville, Enniskerry 29 Nov ).

MONCK, CHARLES STANLEY, 4th Viscount MONCK, governor general; b. 10 Oct. in Templemore (Republic of Ireland), eldest son of Charles Joseph Kelly Monck, 3rd Viscount Monck, and Bridget Willington; m. 22 July his cousin Lady Elizabeth Louise Mary Monck, a daughter of Henry Stanley Monck, 1st Earl of Rathdowne, and they had at least two sons and two daughters; d.

29 Nov. Oft-ignored in the study of Canadian history or dismissed as a vestige of colonial status, the governor general's office provides essential historical insight into Canada's constitutional evolution. In the nineteenth century, as today, individual governors general exercised considerable scope in interpreting their approach to the office.

The era witnessed profound changes in Canada's. Book talk:Governors General of Canada. This book is within the scope of WikiProject Biography, a collaborative effort to create, develop and organize Wikipedia's articles about people. All interested editors are invited to join the project and contribute to the discussion.

Oft-ignored in the study of Canadian history or dismissed as a vestige of colonial status, the governor general's office provides essential historical insight into Canada's constitutional evolution. In the nineteenth century, as today, individual governors general exercised considerable scope in interpreting their approach to the office.

The era witnessed profound changes in. Canada's Governors General, Lord Monck to General Vanier (2 ed.). York: York Publishing Co. ^ Williams, Jeffery (). Byng of Vimy: General and Governor General.

Barnsley, S. Yorkshire: Leo Cooper in association with Secker & Warburg. – ^ Marshall, Peter (September ). "The Balfour Formula and the Evolution of the. The office of the Governor General is Canada’s oldest enduring institution. It was formally established with the appointment of Viscount Monck inand has extended to the Right Honourable David Johnston’s term, which commenced in October   "Governors General of Canada".

The Canadian Encyclopedia, 02 OctoberThe Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Governors General of Canada", Last Edited OctoViscount Monck: Lord Lisgar: Earl of Dufferin: Marquess of Lorne: Governors General of Canada Since Appointed by the Sovereign under the advice of the Prime Minister, the Governor General usually holds office for five years.

However, the term can continue beyond five years and is brought to an end by the installation or the swearing-in of a successor. CIVICS Canadian governors general & prime ministers No. Govenor General Dates of term(s) Birthplace {1} Sir Charles Stanley Monck,Viscount Monck J Nov. 14, Templemore, Ireland {2} Sir John Young, Lord Lisgar Feb 2, J Bombay, India.

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Click on “More details” to find the book in bookstore or library. As Canada’s 29 th governor general, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette is a key figure in Canada's parliamentary democracy. Learn more about the Governor General’s role and responsibilities during these extraordinary times, and how Canadians are coming together in.

About the Book This book covers: the lives and cultural activities of the first nine Governors General of Canada – from Lord Monck and Confederation in to the end of the term of Earl Grey in ; and the activities of each of these Governors General and his family in turn, examining their backgrounds and characters that made them suitable, or in some cases not so suitable, to lead in.

Inhe was appointed Governor General of British North America as well as Governor of the Province of Canada.

Lord and Lady Monck and their children came to Canada, but they did not remain throughout his term of office as Governor General of Canada.

The family resided at Spencerwood in Quebec during most of their stay in Canada. The governor general of Canada (French: la gouverneure générale du Canada) is the federal viceregal representative of the Canadian monarch, currently Queen Elizabeth Queen, as a political sovereign, is shared equally both with the 15 other Commonwealth realms and the 10 provinces of Canada, but she physically resides predominantly in her oldest and most populous realm, the United Appointer: Monarch of Canada at the advice of the.

Pauline and Georges were married in and moved to the Canadian army staff college in Kingston shortly before Viscount Byng, Canada’s newly appointed governor-general, invited Georges to join his staff at Government House as an aide-de-camp.

Pauline was the perfect helpmate as they moved to postings in Geneva, London, and Paris. Governors General of Canada The Complete Guide This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external electronic rendering service, and ordered as a printed book.

As a young man, Georges Vanier was appointed an aide-de-camp to then-Governor General Lord Byng, in He and his wife had been married less than a year when they came to live in Rideau Cottage, on the grounds of Rideau Hall.

Thirty-eight years after that first introduction, Georges and Pauline Vanier came to live at Rideau Hall as the newly appointed vice-regal couple.

Lord MONCK was sworn in as Governor-General of Canada, at Quebec, yesterday. There was a light fall of snow this morning. The thermometer stands at 26° above zero.

Governor General of Canada: | | | Governor General of Canada | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available. Georges Vanier, Canada's first Francophone governor general Although required by the tenets of constitutional monarchy to be nonpartisan while in office, governors general were frequently former politicians; a number held seats in the House of Lords by virtue of their inclusion in the peerage.

Other notes: Thirty-eight years before his appointment as governor general, Vanier lived on the grounds of Rideau Hall after he was appointed as an aide to then Gov. Gen. Lord Byng. Vanier was the. Name Entered office Left office Notes The Viscount Monck 1 July 2 February Sir John Young fromthe Lord Lisgar 2 February 25 June The Earl of Dufferin 25 June 25 November Marquess of Lorne 25 November 23 October The Marquess of Lansdowne 23 October 11 June The Lord Stanley of Preston from Aprilthe Earl of Derby 11.

In Canada, a number of sites and structures are named for Governors General of the country, the Canadian monarch's representative in the country. Contents 1 Governors and Governors General of New France (–). The Governor General's Awards are a collection of annual awards presented by the Governor General of Canada, recognizing distinction in numerous academic, artistic, and social first was conceived and inaugurated in by the Lord Tweedsmuir, a prolific writer of fiction and non-fiction; he created the Governor General's Literary Award with two award categories.

The local authorities of Montreal gave a public reception to Lord MONCK, the Governor-General of the Provinces, on the occasion of his arrival in that city, on Thursday of last week. - Canada's Online Information Source. Adrienne Clarkson 26th Governor General, assumed office in Clarkson was born in Hong Kong in and came to Canada The Earl of Athlone:   Lord Monck came back to Canada as a 'Corporation Sole' and his first act upon opening Parliament was to announce that John A.

Macdonald had been granted a title of 'Sir'. In Canada's Governors-General - Centennial Edition, Cowen states that when Canada was pulled into the war to assist the British Empire, Vanier helped organize and recruit French-Canadians into the 22nd French Canadian Regiment, known as the “Van Doos” (, p.

).Only in was the first Canadian-born governor-general appointed, Georges Vanier, whose career as a French Canadian military officer and diplomat made him a significant reflection of growing recognition of Canada as a bilingual and bicultural nation.

His female .The Province of Canada (or the United Province of Canada or the United Canadas) was a British colony in North America from to Its formation reflected recommendations made by John Lambton, 1st Earl of Durham in the Report on the Affairs of British Common languages: English, French.