Canadian History Dictionary Couture Guillaume
Born in Normandy, 1608. Came to Canada, 1640. Two
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Called To The Cabinet 118 Becomes Solicitor-general For
Upper Canada, 121; his appointment an obstacle to La Fontaine's...
Lundy's Lane Battle Of 1814 British Troops Including Canadian
militia, numbered 1600 at the beginning of the battle, later in...
Kishon The Fish Count Frontenac Era Indian Name For Governors Of Massachusetts
(Count Frontenac era) Abenaquis chief, 329.
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Jones Jonas 1791-1848 Educated At Cornwall Under John Strachan
Served as an officer of militia during the War of 1812-1814, at...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Take refuge in General Hospital, and ren...
Huntington Lucius Seth 1827-1886 Born At Compton Quebec Studied
law, and engaged in journalism, in the Eastern Townships. Elect...
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
Scott Winfield 1786-1866 Entered The United States Army And
served in the War of 1812. From 1832 to 1838 engaged in Indian ...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of the Parti Rouge, 108.
Eliott G A
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Follows Papineau's Leadership 34 Urges Him To Accept
mission to England, to oppose union of Canadas, 45. =Bib.=: Cyc...
(General Brock era) British sloop, her boats capture United Sta...
Onontio Big Mountain
(Count Frontenac era) Name applied by Indians to French
Index : Lord Elgin Era His Tribute To Lord Elgin 123-124 Bib : Cyc Am
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Leads Expedition Into Wilds Of Oregon And The Upper
Missouri in 1834, 132; member of Victoria board of management, ...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Temporary Viceroy Of New France 123
The first mention of the island is in Cartier's narrative
of his first voyage, 1534. The following year he again visited the
island, which he named Isle de l'Assomption. On the origin of the
present Indian name, see W. F. Ganong's note, Royal Society Trans.,
1889, II, 51. Placed under jurisdiction of Newfoundland in 1763;
transferred to Canada, 1774. =Bib.=: Huard, Labrador et Anticosti;
Guay, Lettres sur l'ile Anticosti; Schmitt, Monographie de l'ile
d'Anticosti; Lewis, Menier and his Island.
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