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SKETCHES

OF

CELEBRATED CANADIANS,

AND

PERSONS CONNECTED WITH CANADA,

FROM THE

EARLIEST PERIOD IN THE HISTORY OF THE
PROVINCE DOWN TO THE PRESENT TIME.

BY

HENRY J. MORGAN,

COMPILER OF "THE TOUR OF H. R. H. THE PRINCE OF WALES," I860.

""MONTREAL:

PUBLISHED BY R. "WORTHTNG-TON.
1865.

MIVIIID COLLEGE LIBRAHf TO

COLONEL THE HONORABLE

A. d.C. TO HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN, M.L.C., AC.

Sir,—I am induced by the consideration of my admiration of you, as a Native Canadian, in your several capacities as a soldier, a statesman and a citizen, to venture to dedicate to you these sketches of the lives and characters of your distinguished countrymen, and others connected with the history of Canada, in which you have played so highly important and creditable a part.

Trusting that you will pardon me for the liberty I have taken,

I beg to remain,

Tour obedient and humble servant,

HENRY J. MORGAN.

Qukbbc, January, 1862.

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