The Act of Union 1840

LOwer Canada and Upper Canada Become One

Brief Description

This is when Upper Canada and Lower Canada combine together and become the United Province of Canada.

Historical Significance

It's historical significance because affected a lot of people in Canada. It was a big change to them and their life has changed.

Lord Durham

Profundity

How were people affected by the event or person?

They were affected by being one single part instead of two parts. Instead of being Upper Canada and Lower Canada, they are in one whole part, but that time Canada is still not a country yet.

Reference

Book-Rebellion and union in the canadas