Canadian History Dictionary Irving Jacob Aemilius 1797-1856 Born At Charleston South Carolina
Entered the army at an early age; severely wounded at Waterloo;...
(Lord Dorchester era) American officer, demands surrender of Ca...
At mouth of Liard River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Built...
(Lord Dorchester era) French minister to United States, propose...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) French vessels retreat to, 152.
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Government makes provision...
Dawson Sir John William 1820-1899 Born At Pictou Nova Scotia
Educated at Edinburgh University. Accompanied Sir Charles Lyell...
Smith Sir Henry 1812-1868 Born In London England Came To Canada
with his parents; studied law and called to the bar of Upper Ca...
Jones Jonas 1791-1848 Educated At Cornwall Under John Strachan
Served as an officer of militia during the War of 1812-1814, at...
Sherwood Henry 1807-1855 Represented Toronto In Legislative
Assembly, 1841-1854; member of Executive Council and solicitor-...
(General Brock era) Captures schooner Cayahoga with stores and
Map Of Part Of Canada From Bay De La Val And Island Of Barnaby In The
River St. Lawrence to the Lakes Huron and Erie. For the use of ...
Indian chief. (Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Meares...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalist, murder of, 198.
Rottenburg Baron De
Entered the army, and in 1795 promoted major of
Hussars; in 17...
See also Carillon, Chambly, Crown Point, Frontenac,
Turcotte J G
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
(General Brock era) British, prohibiting neutral trade between
Villebon Chevalier De
Arrived at Port Royal, June 14, 1690, being
commissioned to in...
Lestrees Abbey Of
(Bishop Laval era) Bestowed by king on diocese of Quebec, 136.
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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