Canadian History Dictionary La Terriere Pierre De Sales
Came to Canada from France, 1766;
appointed agent at Quebec fo...
Richardson James 1791-1875 Entered The Provincial Marine 1809
and served through the War of 1812. Entered the ministry of the...
La Franchise Sieur De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Letter from in Champlain's first
Bib : Bourinot Constitutional History Of Canada Shortt And
Doughty, Constitutional Documents of Canada; Egerton and Grant,...
Index : Joseph Howe Era His Independent Attitude In Nova Scotia Assembly 18 35
standing in public life of the province, 35; deserts popular pa...
Richelieu Armand Jean Du Plessis Duc De 1585-1642 Born In France
In 1607 bishop of Lucon; entered politics, and in 1616 secretar...
Williams Sir William Fenwick 1800-1883 Born In Annapolis Royal
Nova Scotia. Graduated at Woolwich, England, in 1821; entered t...
(Bishop Laval era) Commander of Fort Frontenac, 223; repels att...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Letter In Regard To Asgill 199 Bib : Cyc Am
A tribe of the Algonquian family. First mentioned in
Jogues Isaac 1607-1646 Born At Orleans France Entered The
Society of Jesus, and sailed for Canada in 1636. Set out almost...
(George Brown Era) George Brown writes Macdonald of widespread
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
Macdonald Sir John Alexander 1815-1891 Joseph Howe Era Attends Charlottetown
Conference, 1864, and proposes union of all the provinces, 178;...
Entered the army as ensign, 1727; captain, 1742;
and major, 17...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Victim of election frauds ...
Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era Negotiations For Begun 45 117 Arranged For By British
North America Act, 151; difficulty in selecting route, 152,153;...
Morrison Joseph Curran 1816-1885 Born In Ireland Came To Canada
with his father. In 1839 called to the bar of Upper Canada; in ...
Pontchartrain Louis Phelypeaux Comte De 1643-1727 Chancellor Of
France. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Minister of marine, 72.
Barkley Charles William 1759-1832 Served In The East India
Company; sailed on a trading voyage for sea-otter skins to the
North-West Coast, 1787. Brought his bride with him, the first white
woman on the North-West Coast. Discovered and named Juan de Fuca Strait
the same year, and carried his cargo of furs to China. In 1792 made
another voyage to the North-West Coast, again accompanied by his wife,
who kept interesting journals of both voyages. Died at North Crescent,
Hartford. Barkley Sound, Vancouver Island, discovered and named by him.
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