Canadian History Dictionary New Ontario
Includes that part of the province known as northern and
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
Galinee Rene De Brehant De
A member of a noble family of Brittany;
came to Canada in 1668...
Rebellion Of 1837 In Upper Canada
Almost the exact counterpart of the
revolt in the lower provin...
The earliest canal in Canada and in North America was that at
A village in Bellechasse County, on the St. Lawrence.
Bonnycastle Sir Richard Henry 1791-1848 Born In England Served In
Canada in 1812, and engaged in the capture of Fort Castine. Dur...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to Canada to study legal situation, ...
New York State
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Proposal to build Florida barrack...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sister of Joseph Brant, her influ...
Macdonald Donald Alexander 1816-1896 Born In St Raphael's
Quebec. Engaged in business as railway contractor. Represented ...
Saskatchewan University Of
Act passed establishing the university,
1907. Board of Governo...
Quesnel Jules Maurice
(Sir James Douglas era) Accompanies Simon Fraser on voyage down...
Bibaud Michel 1782-1857 Educated At The College Of St Raphael
(Samuel de Champlain era) Purchases supplies for De Monts's sec...
Index : General Brock Era Speaker Of Lower Canada Assembly His Commission As
lieutenant-colonel of militia cancelled by Governor Craig, 105;...
Seat Of Government
(Lord Sydenham era) Question of, 280-282; Sydenham in favour of...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather to young Hurons, 233.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Formed part of reserve in battle of the ...
(Tilley era) Member for Gloucester in New Brunswick Assembly,
A tribe of the Algonquian family, inhabiting a portion
of what is now the province of New Brunswick. They were early converts
of the French missionaries, and made common cause with the French
against the English colonists. A number were brought to Canada in the
seventeenth century, and formed a settlement on the St. Francis River, a
few miles above its junction with the St. Lawrence. The Indian town was
destroyed by Robert Rogers in 1759. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Hostile to New England,
240; incited by Governor Denonville, 249; ravages committed by, 316;
attack settlement at York, 326; repulsed at Wells, 327; disposed to make
peace with New England, 328; French influence in opposite direction
prevails, 330; attack settlement of Oyster River, 330; fired on from
Fort Pemaquid under flag of truce, 331. (Bishop Laval era) Ravages committed by, on New
England settlements, 12; in Acadia, 228. (Wolfe / Montcalm era) Enemies of the English,
16. =Bib.=: Parkman, Frontenac and Montcalm and Wolfe; Pilling,
Bibliography of Algonquian Languages; Vetromile, The Abnakis and
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