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1833 in Canada

Events from the year 1833 in Canada.

Incumbents

  • Monarch: William IV

    Federal government

  • Parliament of Lower Canada: 14th
  • Parliament of Upper Canada: 11th

    Governors

  • Governor of the Canadas: Matthew Whitworth-Aylmer, 5th Baron Aylmer
  • Governor of New Brunswick: Sir Archibald Campbell, 1st Baronet
  • Governor of Nova Scotia: Thomas Nickleson Jeffery
  • Civil Governor of Newfoundland: Thomas John Cochrane
  • Governor of Prince Edward Island: Murray Maxwell

    Events

  • September – William Lyon Mackenzie returns from the United Kingdom.
  • September 19 – Military riot at Montreal.
  • November 13 – Meteor showers at Niagara, Ontario.
  • November to December – William Lyon Mackenzie expelled three times and re-elected twice.
  • Royal William, formerly operating between Quebec and Halifax, becomes first steamship to cross Atlantic.

    Births

  • April 22 – John Waldie, politician (died 1907)
  • July 7 – Henry Joseph Clarke, lawyer, politician and 3rd Premier of Manitoba (died 1889)
  • September 3 – Byron Moffatt Britton, politician, lawyer and lecturer (died 1920)
  • September 15 – Alexander Roberts Dunn, first Canadian awarded the Victoria Cross (died 1868)
  • October 13 – Edward Blake, politician and 2nd Premier of Ontario (died 1912)
  • November 24 – Antoine Labelle, priest and settler (died 1891)
  • December 10 – George Haddow, politician and merchant (died 1919)

    Deaths

  • March 3 – James Bardin Palmer, land agent, lawyer, office holder, and politician (born 1771)
  • November 20 – Joel Stone, founder of Gananoque, Ontario (born 1749)Canada Category:Years of the 19th century in Canada Category:1833 in North America