Canadian History Dictionary British North America Act
The constitution of the Dominion; the Act
by which the scatter...
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
(Count Frontenac era) Leads Abenaquis in attack on English sett...
Southern extension of Hudson Bay, discovered in 1610, by
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Confirms statements as to Cartier'...
Beaver Dam Battle Of
In War of 1812. FitzGibbon commanded a
detachment of the 49th ...
Burel Brother Gilbert
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sulpician priest, banished for di...
Wark David 1804-1905 Born Near Londonderry Ireland Came To New
Brunswick, 1825; engaged in mercantile life. Elected to the Leg...
A large tribe, of Iroquois stock, inhabiting in the
Ulloa Antonia De 1716-1795 Born In Seville Spain Studied At
Seville, and in 1733 entered the navy. Accompanied astronomical...
Built at Quebec in the year 1830; launched in the
spring of 18...
(Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Captain Meares at No...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Maiden name of Simcoe's mother, 15.
Finlayson Roderick 1818-1892 Sir James Douglas Era Second In Command At Victoria
1843, 180; chief officer on death of Charles Ross, 1844, 181; h...
Took place in November, 1861, when Captain C. Wilkes of
North Lord Frederick
Young Sir John
(Lord Elgin era) Provided for by law in 1874, existed some
(General Brock era) Failure of, 119.
The name is now applied to what is probably the
most widely-distributed linguistic stock of North America. In the days
of French Canada, it was given to a comparatively small and unimportant
tribe, whose home was on the banks of the Ottawa. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Two camps
of, destroyed, 9; missions destroyed by drunkenness, 175. =Bib.=:
Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac; Brinton, The Lenape and Their
Legends; Pilling, Bibliography of the Algonquian Languages.
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