Canadian History Dictionary Deane Silas 1737-1789 Delegate From Connecticut To Continental
Congress, 1774. Sent to France as secret political agent, 1776....
(Samuel de Champlain era) An Indian chief, 29.
(Egerton Ryerson era) Offered, but declines, charge of educatio...
(Bishop Laval era) Laval's interest in, 77; arrival of colonist...
Rolph John 1792-1870 Born In Thornbury England Emigrated To
Canada. Practised as a physician in Toronto, and in 1837 took p...
Born at Vervins, near Laon, France, about 1570.
Studied law an...
Gipps Sir George 1791-1847 Born At Ringwould England Educated At
King's School, Canterbury, and at the Military Academy, Woolwic...
Le Roy Marguerite
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mother of Champlain, 1.
The first industrial exhibition held in Canada, and
Cartwright J S
(Lord Sydenham era) Opposes union of provinces in Upper Canada
(Sir James Douglas era) Trade, 21, 22; found by Russians, 40.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Vessel in which Recollet missionaries...
Richelieu Armand Jean Du Plessis Duc De 1585-1642 Born In France
In 1607 bishop of Lucon; entered politics, and in 1616 secretar...
Lake Of The Woods
On the international boundary, west of Lake
(John Graves Simcoe era) Clerk of Crown and Pleas, 178.
Barker T B
(Tilley era) Founder of business firm of St. John, 8.
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Weir Lieutenant George
Came to Canada with the 32nd Regiment; served
in the Rebellion...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Member of Legislative Council, 79.
A tribe of the Algonquian family, inhabiting a portion
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in January, 1811. The pass was used thereafter by the traders
as a route from the Athabaska to the Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Discovered
by David Thompson, 58.
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