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Louis David Riel was a Canadian politician, a founder of the province of Manitoba, and a ..... There are historians who contend that the trial was moved to Regina because of concerns with the possibility of ...... 2, Confederation to the Present (1994) p 18; Jump up ^ R. Douglas Francis; Richard Jones; Donald B. Smith (2009).


The Trial of Louis Riel is arguably the most famous trial in the history of Canada. In 1885, Louis ... Riel was tried before a jury of six composed entirely of English and Scottish Protestants, all from the area immediately surrounding Regina.


The North-West Rebellion of 1885 was a brief and unsuccessful uprising by the Métis people ... Riel became the heroic martyr to Francophone Canada and ethnic tensions escalated into a major ..... The Royal Canadian Mounted Police training depot at Regina was ... North West Mounted Police, by Cecil B. DeMille ( 1940).


The trial of Louis Riel lasted four days in July 1885. The leader of the North West Rebellion (standing centre) addressed the court in Regina, listing the Mtis ...


The Battle of Batoche was the decisive battle of the North-West Rebellion, which pitted the .... Louis Riel was captured (and was hanged for treason in Regina on 16 November). Gabriel Dumont fled to the .... In F. Laurie Barron and James B. Waldram (Editors): 1885 and After: Native Society in Transition. Regina: University of ...


Louis Riel.jpg. Born, October 22, 1844. Red River Colony, Rupert's Land. Died, November 16, 1885. Regina, District of Assiniboia. Occupation, Canadian ...


Aug 6, 2015 ... These terms include:“Riel Rebellions,” the “Red River Rebellion,” the ..... mental health of Riel based on an examination while he was in prison in Regina. ... 662- 714 and 777-789, microfilm reels B-481 to B-525 and B-612 to ...


Jun 5, 2016 ... Genealogy for Louis David Riel, Jr. (1844 - 1885) family tree on Geni, ... Death: Died November 16, 1885 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.


The unrest in Saskatchewan culminated in the creation by Riel on March 18, 1885, of a provisional government, ... Louis Riel was brought to Regina, where he was tried for treason before Judge Hugh Richardson. ... Beal, B., and R. Macleod.


RIEL, LOUIS, Métis spokesman, regarded as the founder of Manitoba, teacher, and leader of the North-West rebellion; b. 22 Oct. 1844 in the Red River Settlement ... Riel was awaiting execution; d. 16 Nov. 1885 by hanging at Regina (Sask.).