Canadian History Dictionary Berthier Alexandre 1638-1709 Born In France Came To Canada In
1665; and in 1666 commandant at Fort St. Jean, and led expediti...
Peuvret De Mesnu
(Bishop Laval era) Clerk of Sovereign Council, 158, 167. (Count...
See Frog Portage; Giscome Portage; Grand Portage; Methye
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Chief of the Follis-Avoines, 41.
Royal Joseph 1837- Born At Repentigny Quebec Educated At St
Mary's College, Montreal. Entered into newspaper work; establis...
Alexander Sir William
See Stirling, Earl of.
Bowen Edward 1780-1866 Born In Ireland Came To Canada In 1797
studied law and called to the bar in 1803. From 1809 to 1812 re...
French seaport, on the Atlantic, long a stronghold of the
Fer Jules De
(Lord Dorchester era) His report on loyalty of French-Canadians...
St Paul's Bay
On St. Lawrence River. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contagious...
At Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Foundation st...
Sault Ste Marie
The county seat of Chippewa County, Michigan, on the
La Perouse Jean Francois De Galaup Comte De 1741-1788 French
admiral. (Sir James Douglas era) Explores North-West Coast in 1...
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
South shore of St. Lawrence, below Quebec. =Index=:
Chief town of Leeds County, Ontario, on left bank of St.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter, 144.
Jacques Cartier River
A tributary of the St. Lawrence, north shore,
above Quebec. =I...
(Tilley era) Member of Executive Council, New Brunswick,
The region of northern Canada, lying between the
Mackenzie River and Hudson Bay, and from the northern timber-line to
the Arctic. First visited by Samuel Hearne in 1770-1772. Late explorers
who traversed portions of the country are Franklin, in 1821; Back, in
1833; Dease and Simpson, in 1839; Richardson in 1848; and Anderson in
1855. Within more recent years, Warburton Pike, J. B. Tyrrell, J. W.
Tyrrell, D. T. Hanbury and Caspar Whitney have explored parts of the
Barren Grounds. =Bib.=: Hearne, Journey to the Northern Ocean;
Franklin, Narrative; Back, Arctic Land Expedition; Simpson, North
Coasts of America; Richardson, Arctic Searching Expedition; Anderson,
Descent of Great Fish River, in Royal Geog. Soc. Journal, 1856 and
1857; Pike, Barren Grounds; Tyrrell, Across the Sub-Arctics;
Hanbury, Northland of Canada; Whitney, On Snowshoes to the Barren
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