Canadian History Dictionary Dupuis Captain
(Bishop Laval era) Heads mission established at Gannentaha, 65,...
Index : Wilmot Era Abolishes Second Chamber 71 See Also Upper Canada New
Ontario. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Smith, Geographical Vi...
Bay Of Quinte
See Quinte, Bay of.
Beauharnois Francois De 1665-1746 Born In France Became
intendant of New France in 1702 and held the position until 170...
St Pater's Port Guernsey
(General Brock era) Home of the Brock family, 3-5.
Gibbs Thomas Nicholson 1821-1883 Born In Terrebonne Quebec
Engaged in business pursuits at Oshawa. Defeated for election t...
Bayfield Henry Wolsey 1795-1885 Born In Hull England Entered The
navy, 1806. Had a distinguished career in the navy, and served ...
Russian Fur Trade
(Sir James Douglas era) In Alaska, 4, 12, 17; grew out of Berin...
Kempt Sir James 1764-1854 Commanded Brigade In Peninsula 1812
and division at Waterloo, 1815; governor of Nova Scotia, 1820-1...
Fort Walla Walla
Hudson's Bay Company post, on Columbia River.
(Lord Dorchester era) Attempts to create discontent on the subj...
(Wilmot era) Proprietor of Loyalist newspaper, arrested and rel...
Pardoe Avern 1845- George Brown Era Librarian Of Legislative Assembly Of
Ontario, 255; a witness of the shooting of George Brown by Benn...
Ashburton John Dunning First Baron 1731-1783 Index : Lord Dorchester Era
Opposes Quebec Act in House of Commons, 65. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Their grievances, 5. (John Graves Simcoe ...
Astor Fur Company
Saunders John Simcoe 1795-1878 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Went to England; educated at Oxford University. Called to the b...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Abandonment of, by French government, 53...
Born in England. Served in the West Indies, at the
Cape, in th...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Scarcity of, in Upper Canada, 182.
Negotiated between Great Britain and the United
States, 1842, Lord Ashburton acting for the former and Daniel Webster on
behalf of the latter. Provided for the settlement of the international
boundary between Maine and Canada. Of the territory in dispute, the
United States got about seven-twelfths and Canada five-twelfths. Also
provided for the determination of the boundary in the St. Mary River
and thence to the Lake of the Woods; for the free navigation of the St.
John River; for the suppression of the slave trade, and for the
extradition of criminals. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham takes part in
negotiations leading to, 336. (Wilmot era) Boundary question settled by, 135. (Tilley era)
Settlement of, checks projected railway from St. Andrews to Quebec, 53.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Settlement of, 118. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years; Winsor,
Narrative and Critical History, Vol. vii; White, The Ashburton
Treaty, in Univ. Mag., October, 1907; The Ashburton Treaty: an
Afterword, in Univ. Mag., December, 1908; Houston, Canadian
Constitutional Documents; Hertslet, Treaties and Conventions.
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