Canadian History Dictionary Crown Point
West side of Lake Champlain. Fort Frederic was built here
(Lord Sydenham era) Made commissioner of crown lands, 333. (Bal...
Millet Pierre 1635-1708 Born At Bourges France Came To Canada
1667; sent to the Onondaga mission the following year; and in 1...
On Columbia River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Established...
Name applied to members of the two expeditions fitted out
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Begbie Sir Matthew Baillie 1819-1894 Educated At Cambridge And
called to the English bar in 1844. Judge of the colony of Briti...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Charged with murder of Amos Durfee...
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his expl...
(General Brock era) Passed by Congress, 84.
Laird David 1833- Born At New Glasgow Prince Edward Island
Represented Queens County, in House of Commons, 1873-1876; beca...
Reid Stuart J
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) On colonial government, 2; on Lord...
Born at Vervins, near Laon, France, about 1570.
Studied law an...
La Loutre Louis Joseph De
Sent to Canada by the Society of Foreign
Missions at Paris, 17...
Newspaper published at London, England; established, 1785.
Elmsley John 1762-1805 Born In England Succeeded William Osgoode
as chief-justice of Upper Canada, 1796, and again as chief-just...
(Wilmot era) Candidate in St. John County, opposes responsible
Mckim R P
(Tilley era) Assists at funeral service of Sir Leonard Tilley,
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Devon, family estate of Simcoe, 40,...
Drew Andrew 1792-1878 Entered The Navy 1806 Took Part In Many Of
the most important engagements during the war with France, incl...
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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