Canadian History Dictionary Royal Roussillon Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12;
Suze Treaty Of
Signed April 24, 1629. Under its terms peace was
(Sir James Douglas era) Sails for North-West Coast with Colnett...
Dugas Du Gua Or Du Guast Sieur De Monts
Sackville George Sackville Germain First Viscount 1716-1785
Served with distinction at Fontenoy, 1745; major-general, 1755;...
A tributary of the St. Lawrence. Total length, 685
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's relations with, 138. (Lord Elgin era...
Entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company about
See House of Assembly.
(Lord Sydenham era) Permanent provision for, considered necessa...
Earthquake Of 1663
Known in Canadian history as the "Great
Earthquake." The most ...
Special Council Of Lower Canada
(Lord Sydenham era) Summoned to consider question of
Plessis Joseph Octave
Bishop of Quebec, 1806 to 1825. Named
archbishop of Quebec in ...
Thompson David 1770-1857 Born In The Parish Of St John's
Westminster, England. Educated at the Gray Coat School; and ent...
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Hostage, escapes from Quebec, 125.
Bib : Pilling Iroquoian Languages See Also Iroquois
Fenety George E
(Wilmot era) On Wilmot, 131.
Read David Breakenridge 1823- Born In Augusta Ontario Educated
at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the bar of U...
The name applied to the territories of the Hudson's Bay
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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