Canadian History Dictionary Tanguay Cyprien 1819-1902 Born In The City Of Quebec Graduated At
Quebec Seminary in 1839, and ordained priest 1843. In 1860 remo...
Wiseman Nicholas Patrick Stephen 1802-1865 Born At Seville Spain
Educated at St. Cuthbert's College, Ushaw, near Durham, and the...
Rises in Hardin County, Ohio, and flowing south and
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Builds Dewdney Trail From Hope To Similkameen 252-253
(Count Frontenac era) Cayuga chief, brought back from France by...
Le Brun De Duplessis Jean-baptiste
Born at Corbie, in Picardy, about
1730. Came to Canada about 1...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, 68.
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
(Count Frontenac era) Fortress on western boundary of Acadia, c...
Mills David 1831-1903 Born In The Township Of Orford Kent County
Ontario. Educated at the University of Michigan. Taught school ...
Papal Nuncio. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Authorizes est...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Anxious To Avoid War With Britain 423 Issues Neutrality
proclamation, 444; annoyed at Mackenzie, 445; pardons Mackenzie...
Dickey Robert Barry 1811-1903 Born In Amherst Nova Scotia
Studied law, and called to the bar of Nova Scotia, and of New B...
(Lord Dorchester era) Superior of Jesuits, sends petition to th...
Born at Ernestown, Upper Canada. Followed his father's
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Chouart Dit Des Groseilliers Medard
Born in France about 1621.
Came to Canada, 1642. After serving...
Denys Charles Sieur De Fronsac
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settles in Miramichi, 237.
Longueuil Charles Colmer Grant Baron De
(Lord Sydenham era) Owner of "Alwington,"
Prescott Sir Robert 1725-1816 Born In Lancashire England
Educated for the army. Promoted captain of the 15th Foot, 1755;...
Anian Strait Of
Dr. Ruge says that the name arose through a
misunderstanding of Marco Polo's book (bk. 3, ch. 5). His Ania "is no
doubt the present Anam, but the Dutch cartographers thought that this
land was in north-east Asia, and called the strait that was said to
separate the continents the Strait of Anian." The name appears for the
first time on Gerh. Mercator's famous maritime chart of 1569. =Index=:
(Sir James Douglas era) History of search for, 2; De Fuca's voyage to, 9; Carver's River of
Oregon, 20. =Bib.=: Soph. Ruge, Fretum Aniam; Dawson, Canada.
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