Canadian History Dictionary Galinee Rene De Brehant De
A member of a noble family of Brittany;
came to Canada in 1668...
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
A large tribe, of Iroquois stock, inhabiting in the
Cameron James Mc Attempts To Kidnap Mackenzie 464
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Sir John A Macdonald's Early Life In 2 Practises Law
there, 5; elected alderman of, 10; asked to be Conservative can...
Dablon Claude 1619-1697 Born At Dieppe Educated At Paris And La
Fleche; joined Canadian mission, 1655; accompanied Chaumonot to...
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Great Mohawk Grand Agnie
(Count Frontenac era) Christian Mohawk leader, 246.
Abercromby Sir Ralph 1734-1801 Commanded A Brigade In Holland
under Duke of York, 1793, and wounded at Nimeguen. Afterwards a...
Canadian Northern Railway
The first link in this transcontinental
railway dates back to ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Correspondent of Haldimand's, 315...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
An Iroquoian town situated, in 1535, on Montreal Island.
An arm of Lake Huron. Discovered by Joseph Le Caron, a
Sault St Louis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Called after young man named Louis dr...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Laval Anne Charlotte
(Bishop Laval era) Only sister of Bishop Laval, 19.
(Bishop Laval era) Sulpician, comes out in St. Andre, 31; his a...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Brigadier, commands battalion of La Sarr...
Argall Sir Samuel
Born in Walthamstow, England. A type of the
founders of British colonial dominion. Sent, May, 1609, with a small
vessel to the new settlement at Jamestown, Va., to trade and fish. The
following year took out Lord Delaware to Jamestown, arriving in time to
save the colony from starvation. In 1812 carried off Pocahontas to the
settlement of Jamestown. Later in the year sent with a vessel of 14 guns
to destroy the French settlements on the north coast, regarded as
infringing on the Virginia patent. Captured Mount Desert, St. Croix, and
Port Royal. On return voyage forced the commandant at New Amsterdam to
recognize English suzerainty by hauling down the Dutch flag and running
up the English. May, 1617, made deputy governor of Virginia. In 1620
served against the Algerine pirates under Sir Robert Mansell. Knighted
in 1622. In 1625 admiral of a squadron cruising after a hostile Dunkirk
fleet, and took some prizes. In October, 1625, with the futile
expedition against Cadiz under Lord Wimbledon. Died, 1626. =Bib.=:
Argall's own narrative; Parkman, Pioneers of France; Calnek and
Savary, History of the County of Annapolis.
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