Canadian History Dictionary Delagrave C
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 187...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Scheme opposed by Strachan, 28-29.
(Wilmot era) Appointed to New Brunswick Council, 69.
Schurz Carl 1829-1906 Fled From Germany In 1849 After The
collapse of the revolutionary movement. Went to the United Stat...
(Wilmot era) Becomes member of New Brunswick government, 72.
Rottenburg Baron De
Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
Taschereau Elzear Alexandre 1820-1898 Born At Ste Marie De La
Beauce, Quebec. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec; subsequentl...
Bib : Works: Report On Popular Education Affairs Of The Canadas
Story of My Life; Canadian Methodism; Loyalists of America. For...
Quentin Bonaventure Sieur De Richebourg
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of
New France, 1...
At head of Puget Sound. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Occupied in turn by British and French, ...
Niagara Newark Settled By Loyalists About 1782 Selected By
Simcoe ten years later as the capital of Upper Canada, and name...
Jackson Francis James 1770-1814 British Diplomatist Index : General Brock Era
Succeeds W. Erskine as British minister at Washington, 122. =Bi...
Petitot Emile Fortune Stanislas Joseph
Roman Catholic missionary in
the North-West, particularly in t...
See Constitutional Act.
Ashburton Alexander Baring Baron 1774-1848 Entered Parliament In
1806. Opposed measures against American commerce. President of ...
Constitutional Act 1791
The Act was designed to harmonize the
conflicting interests of...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 177.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Takes soundings in the Traverse, 82.
Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
North West Company, 1813, and renamed Fort George. The scene of
Washington Irving's delightful narrative Astoria. The fort stood on
the banks of the Columbia River, near its mouth. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Acquired
by North West Company, 71, 149; in possession of United States after War
of 1812, 133-134; claimed by United States, 150; American flag raised
over, 150. =Bib.=: Franchere, Voyage to the North-West Coast of
America; Cox, Adventures on the Columbia River; Ross, Adventures of
First Settlers on Columbia River; Henry-Thompson Journals, ed. by
Coues; Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company; Bradbury, Travels in the Interior
of America in the Years 1809, 1810, and 1811.
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