Canadian History Dictionary Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
Black William 1760-1831 Born In England In 1775 Came To Canada
and became a Wesleyan Methodist preacher. Founded the Wesleyan ...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Correspondence Between The Late Commodore
Stephen Decatur and Commodore James Barron.
Nicholson Sir Francis 1660-1728 Born In England Entered The Army
1678; lieutenant-governor of the colonies north of Chesapeake B...
Bourdon Jean 1602-1668 Born In Normandy Came To Canada 1634
Engaged for some years as a civil engineer and land surveyor; s...
Dundas George 1819-1880 Lieutenant-governor Of Prince Edward
Island, 1859-1869. Afterwards lieutenant-governor of St. Vincen...
Le Clercq Chrestien
Recollet missionary in Canada, and historian of
his order. =In...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Visits England, 1831, 90; his connection ...
Tilsit Treaty Of
(General Brock era) Between Russia and Napoleon, 1807, 105;
Debartzch P D
Engaged in journalism. First elected to the Assembly
of Lower ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit missionary at Miscou, 234.
Fort Walla Walla
Hudson's Bay Company post, on Columbia River.
Mcevoy J M
(John Graves Simcoe era) His pamphlet on The Ontario Township q...
Perceval Spencer 1762-1812 General Brock Era British Prime Minister
assassinated, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Upper Canada Academy
(Egerton Ryerson era) Established by Methodists, June, 1836, 13...
In War of 1812. =Index=: (General Brock era) Effects of, 261-26...
Rebellion Of 1837 In Lower Canada
The culmination of a long
agitation, on the part of the French...
(George Brown Era) Proposes Metcalfe's health at St. Andrew's S...
Entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company about
(Samuel de Champlain era) Famous French seaman, joins Champlain...
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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