Canadian History Dictionary Abbott Sir John Joseph Caldwell 1821-1893 Educated At Mcgill
University; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Canada, ...
Philipps Richard 1661-1751 Early Entered The Army Served At The
battle of the Boyne; lieutenant-colonel, 1712; governor of Nova...
Niagara Newark Settled By Loyalists About 1782 Selected By
Simcoe ten years later as the capital of Upper Canada, and name...
Whitney Sir James Pliny 1843- Born At Williamsburg Ontario
Educated at the Cornwall Grammar School. Served for some years ...
St Paul's Bay
On St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contagious...
St Lawrence Rapids
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Amherst loses a large number of m...
(Bishop Laval era) Birthplace of Laval, 17.
St Martin Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Childers Hugh Culling Eardley 1827-1896 Entered The House Of
Commons, 1860; financial secretary, 1865-1866; first lord of th...
(George Brown Era) Roads in Upper Canada in 1834, 54; improveme...
Marcy William Learned 1786-1857 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Governor Of New York
declines to surrender Mackenzie, 414. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Riviere Aux Raisins
(John Graves Simcoe era) Boundary of territory dependent on Det...
(John Graves Simcoe era) White settler among Grand River Indian...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Merchant, compensation awarded to, fo...
Probably a native of Genoa. Became a citizen of Venice,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brule, Marsolet, et al., 144.
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Bib : O'leary Roman Catholic Church In Quebec Harris Roman
Catholic Church in Ontario; Cameron, Catholic Church in Maritim...
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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