Canadian History Dictionary Drake Sir Francis 1540?-1596 Sailed From Plymouth For The River
Plate, 1577; passed through the Straits of Magellan, 1578; plun...
Wallace Nathaniel Clarke 1844-1901 Born At Woodbridge Ontario
Educated at the public schools and Weston Grammar School; taugh...
St Martin Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Russian Fur Trade
(Sir James Douglas era) In Alaska, 4, 12, 17; grew out of Berin...
Laval Henri De
(Bishop Laval era) His letter to his brother the bishop, 139; s...
Bourinot Sir John George 1837-1902 Born In Sydney Nova Scotia
Educated at Trinity University, Toronto. Chief official reporte...
Fraser Simon 1776?-1862 Brought To Canada As A Child From New York
state, his widowed mother settling near Cornwall. Joined the No...
Smith Sir Albert James 1824-1883 Born In Shediac New Brunswick
Educated at the Westmoreland County Grammar School; studied law...
Atkins D A
(John Graves Simcoe era) Opens school at Napanee, 167.
See St. Maurice River.
Justices Of The Peace
Juchereau De St Denis
(Count Frontenac era) Wounded in skirmish on Beauport flats,
On Columbia River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Established...
Menneval Robineau De
Governor of Acadia in 1689, with headquarters
at Port Royal. I...
Fort Rupert Fort Charles Built By Gillam At Mouth Of Rupert
River, foot of James Bay, 1667. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) ...
Prevost Major Augustin
Son of preceding. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Intere...
Bedard Pierre Stanislas 1762-1829 Educated At The Seminary Of
Quebec; studied law, and appointed advocate, 1790. Elected for
A Western confederacy, of Siksika stock. First
described in th...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk in De Caen's company, 138.
Established 1764. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) First ...
First steamboat on the St. Lawrence. Built by John
Molson at Montreal. Arrived at Quebec from Montreal, Nov. 5, 1809,
making the run in 36 hours. The vessel measured 85 feet over all, had 16
feet beam, and was equipped with an engine of six-horse power. See
also Molson; Steamships. =Bib.=: Semi-Centennial Report of Montreal
Board of Trade, 1893.
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