Canadian History Dictionary Garnier De Chapouin
(Samuel de Champlain era) Provincial of Recollets, appoints fou...
See St. Maurice River.
Mclachlan Alexander 1818-1896 Born In Scotland Came To Canada
1840; engaged in farming. Government emigration agent for Scotl...
Monroe James 1758-1831 Fifth President Of The United States
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Troops Landed At 100 Proclamation Affixed To Church
Johnston Sir W
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Chief-justice of Quebec, 119; his ...
Dollier De Casson Francis 1636-1701 Born In Basse Bretagne Served
with distinction as a cavalry officer under Turenne. Came to Mo...
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Applies Name Of Chouayens To Those Who Would Not Follow
Papineau, 68; withdraws from Papineau's party, 117; denounced b...
Born, 1812. Member of the British House of Commons
for Eyre, 1...
Bib : Works: An Historical And Statistical Account Of Nova Scotia
The Clockmaker, or The Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of
At head of Puget Sound. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson...
A Survey of Lake Ontario, done by N. Laforce of the
German And Swiss Colonists
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) In America, scheme to enroll, 9.
Wright Philemon 1760-1839 Born In Woburn Massachusetts In 1800
emigrated to Canada, and ascended the river Ottawa sixty miles ...
Bib : Wallis Historical Sketch Of Canadian Journalism In Canada:
An Ency., vol. 5; Buckingham, George Brown and the Globe in Can...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
(Sir James Douglas era) Traversed by Mackenzie, 56; origin of n...
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
(Count Frontenac era) Name given to Company of New France after...
Back Sir George 1796-1878 Entered The Navy As Midshipman In 1808
accompanied Franklin on his Arctic expeditions of 1818, 1819-1822, and
1824-1827. Promoted lieutenant, 1822, and commander, 1827. In 1833-1835,
led an expedition through what is now northern Canada, to the shores of
the Arctic, to ascertain the fate of Captain Ross. The expedition
resulted in the exploration of Great Fish River, which was renamed Back
River in honour of the explorer. In 1836 explored the Arctic coast,
between Regent Inlet and Cape Turnagain. Twice granted the gold medal of
the Royal Geographical Society; knighted, 1839; promoted admiral, 1857.
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