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6-7 EDWARD VII according Account advice aforesaid America appear appointed Assembly authority Bill Britain British called Canada Canadian carried cause Chief civil Colonies Commander Commission Common consideration constitution contained continue Council Court criminal Crown customs dated determine directed District Duties effects English established Execution exercise France French further give given Government Governor granted hereby immediately important Indians inhabitants Instructions intended island John Judges Justice King King's Lands laws of England letter Limits Lord Majesty Majesty's manner matters means Montreal nature necessary object observed Officers opinion Ordinance Parliament parties passed peace persons Plantations Pleasure possession present proceedings Proclamation proper proposed Province of Quebec reason received reference regard Regulations relating Religion Report respect River Royal Security SESSIONAL PAPER settled Subjects taken therein thereof thought tion Trade treaty Whereas whole
Page 492 - States shall have liberty to take fish of every kind on such part of the coast of Newfoundland as British fishermen shall use (but not to dry or cure the same on that Island), and also on the coasts, bays and creeks of all other of His Britannic Majesty's Dominions in America...
Page 211 - An Act for the further security of His Majesty's person and Government, and the succession of the Crown in the Heirs of the late Princess Sophia, being Protestants, and for extinguishing the hopes of the pretended Prince of Wales, and his open and secret abettors...
Page 492 - Majesty's dominions in America; and that the American fishermen shall have liberty to dry and cure fish in any of the unsettled bays, harbours, and creeks of Nova Scotia, Magdalen Islands, and Labrador, so long as the same shall remain unsettled; but so soon as the same or either of them shall be settled, it shall not be lawful for the said fishermen to dry or cure fish at such settlement, without a previous agreement for that purpose with the inhabitants, proprietors, or possessors of the ground.
Page 572 - Britain; and that in all Matters of Controversy, relative to Property and Civil Rights, Resort shall be had to the Laws of Canada, as the Rule for the Decision of the same...
Page 493 - ... perfectly consistent not only with justice and equity, but with that spirit of conciliation which on the return of the blessings of peace should universally prevail.
Page 393 - That it shall and may be lawful for His Majesty, His Heirs and Successors, by Warrant under His...
Page 392 - ... and that the clergy of the said church may hold, receive, and enjoy, their accustomed dues and rights, with respect to such persons only as shall profess the said religion.
Page 86 - America, it is agreed that, for the future, the confines between the dominions of his Britannic Majesty and those of his most Christian Majesty in that part of the world, shall be fixed irrevocably by a line drawn along the middle of the river Mississippi from its source to the river Iberville, and from thence, by a line drawn along the middle of this river and the lakes Maurepas and Pontchartrain to the sea...
Page 127 - further Security of His Majesty's Person and Govern"ment and the Succession of the Crown in the Heirs of "the late Princess Sophia being Protestants and for ex"tinguishing the Hopes of the pretended Prince of Wales "and his open and secret Abettors...
Page 264 - Majesty, on his side, agrees to grant the liberty of the Catholic religion to the inhabitants of Canada ; he will, consequently, give the most precise and most effectual orders that his new Roman Catholic subjects may profess the worship of their religion, according to the rites of the Romish Church, as far as the laws of Great Britain permit.