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No. 197.

MEMORANDUM ON INSTRUCTIONS TO GOVERNORS OF THE PROVINCE OF LOWER CANADA, 1791-1839.



    The articles of the Instructions to Lord Dorchester of 16 September 1791, numbered 31-33 and 56-63 inclusive, are repeated in the Instructions to the following Governors of the Province of Lower Canada, and are therein numbered 30-32 and 55-62 inclusive, viz. to:—
Sir James Henry Craig         .
Sir George Prevost      .       .
Lt.-Gen. Gordon Drummond
Sir John Coape Sherbrooke .
The Duke of Richmond        .
The Earl of Dalhousie   .       .
Poulett Thomson          .       .
29 Aug.
22 Oct.
29 Oct.
  6 March
  9 May
13 April
  7 Sept.
1807
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1816
1818
1820
1839
    The Instructions given to Lord Aylmer 1830, the Earl of Amherst 1835, the Earl of Gosford 1835, the Earl of Durham and Sir John Colborne 1838, required them to conform to and abide by the Standing Instructions addressed to the Earl of Dalhousie 13 April 1820.

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