Canadian History Dictionary Ottawa Indians
A tribe of the Algonquian family. First mentioned in
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
Allard Father Germain
(Bishop Laval era) Recollet missionary, arrival in Canada,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
Kennedy Sir Arthur Edward 1810-1883 Governor Of Vancouver Island
1863-1867. Subsequently governor of Queensland. Died in Brisban...
Index : Lord Elgin Era Inspector-general 1854 140 Favours Division Of Clergy
Reserves among various denominations, 163. (George Brown Era) G...
Representation Bill 1853
(Lord Elgin era) Sir John Macdonald's view on, 132-133.
A town in Essex County, Ontario; first settled in 1750 by
(General Brock era) Americans successful in skirmish at, 238-24...
(Bishop Laval era) Zeal of the missionaries compared with that ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ancient French custom, 122; used ...
(Lord Dorchester era) History of, 4; fomented by French traders...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founded By James Douglas In 1843 146 Built On Site Of
Indian village, known as Camosun, 175; McNeill's exploration, 1...
Mountain Jacob 1750-1825 Born In Norfolk England Graduated At
Cambridge, 1774, and became fellow, 1779. After holding several...
Bernieres Jean De
(Bishop Laval era) His "Hermitage," 24, 25.
La Vigne Captain De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Sails for France with Champlain, 141....
Stanmore Sir Arthur Hamilton Gordon Baron 1829- Sir John A Macdonald Era
Lieutenant-governor of New Brunswick, at first opposes Confeder...
(General Brock era) Bill for exclusion of, passed by Lower Cana...
See Biencourt de Poutrincourt.
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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