Canadian History Dictionary Chrystler's Farm
Battle in War of 1812-1814, fought Nov. 11th, 1813.
The scene ...
Brig. See Adams.
(Sir James Douglas era) In charge of Fort Camosun (Victoria), 1...
In Rocky Mountains; source of North Saskatchewan River.
Maseres Francis 1731-1824 Born In London Educated At Cambridge
In 1766 appointed attorney-general of Quebec, holding the posit...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built by Rob...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Commence in New Mexico, and extend north to the
Arctic coast, ...
(Wilmot era) Born, 1708, son of Thomas Wilmot, 3.
(Count Frontenac era) Fort built at falls of, 329.
Lisgar John Young Baron 1807-1876 Born At Bombay Entered
Parliament in 1831; became lord of treasury in 1841, and secret...
Mcgill Peter 1789-1860 Born In Scotland Emigrated To Canada In
1809; became a wealthy merchant of Montreal. President of the B...
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
Fort De Chartres
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) On the Mississippi, 22.
Born in Scotland. Came to America and settled among the
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's establishment at, for rai...
Wrangell Ferdinand Petrovitch Baron Von 1796-1870 Born In
Pleskau, Esthonia. Educated in the school for cadets in St. Pet...
Peters Samuel Leonard
(Tilley era) Uncle of Sir Leonard Tilley, 5.
(Count Frontenac era) His statements regarding Frontenac, 65.
Name applied to members of the two expeditions fitted out
by John Jacob Astor, to found trading establishment at the mouth of the
Columbia. One party sailed around the Horn in the Tonquin; the other
went overland by way of the Missouri and the Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era)
Their influence upon development of Pacific coast, 4; their first
vessel, the Tonquin, captured by natives and the crew murdered, 1811,
37; the overland expedition, 71. See also Pacific Fur Company;