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Because they are the fathers.

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Q: Why the fathers of confederation called fathers of confederation?
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Why is the term 'Fathers of Confederation' confusing?

It is confusing because there were two different "Fathers of Confederation". The first fathers were the fathers who attended the three meetings. The second fathers were the fathers who entered confederation later.

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Who were the most important people in th Canadian confederation?

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Did the natives land in Canada before the fathers of confederation?

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