Nelson, Robert

Nelson, Robert,

1794–1873, Canadian rebel, b. Montreal; brother of Wolfred Nelson. Like his brother, he was a surgeon in the War of 1812, and with him he entered the Legislative Assembly of Lower Canada in 1827 as a supporter of Louis Joseph Papineau. Although Robert Nelson took no active part in the rebellion of 1837, after its collapse he organized in the United States a band of adventurers with whom he invaded Canada in 1838, proclaiming it a republic and himself president of the provisional government. The invasion was quickly put down, and Nelson fled to Vermont.
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The Eugene Active 20-30 Club has elected the following new officers and members for the six-month period beginning November 2007: president,Liane Richardson; first vice president,Vineet Wahi; second vice president,Nate Oeming; immediate past president,Terri Baker; recording secretary,Shalena Rasmussen; activator,Ted Utley; treasurer,Jeff Singer; and board members,Bill Nelson, Robert Stevens, Jon Cavanagh,andKate Salyers.
Peter Cory gations of state collusion in the murders of Pat Finucane, Rosemary Nelson, Robert Hamill and Billy Wright.
He added: "Legislation is needed, however, to provide the tribunal with the powers of the four other inquiries in Northern Ireland - Bloody Sunday, Rosemary Nelson, Robert Hamill and Billy Wright."
``Legislation is needed, however, to provide the tribunal with the powers of the four other inquiries in Northern Ireland Bloody Sunday, Rosemary Nelson, Robert Hamill and Billy Wright.
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