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(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
Peel Sir Robert 1788-1850 Born In Lancaster England Educated At
Harrow, and Christ Church, Oxford. Entered Parliament, 1809;
Gugy Conrad Augustus
Educated at Cornwall under John Strachan.
Served for a time in...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Repulse of British forces at, 18-...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Newspaper published at Toronto. =Index=: (William Lyon Mackenzi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sister of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Village on the north side of the St. Lawrence, four miles
(Wilmot era) Dissenting ministers forbidden to perform ceremony...
Mather Cotton 1663-1728 Count Frontenac Era On Failure Of Phipps's Expedition
302; on rescue of some men cast ashore on Anticosti, 304. =Bib....
Grant Sir William 1752-1832 Commanded Volunteers At Siege Of
Quebec, 1775; attorney-general of Canada, 1776; chief-justice o...
Grant George Monro 1835-1902 Born At Albion Mines Nova Scotia
Educated at University of Glasgow. Entered Presbyterian ministr...
Genest Edmond Charles 1765-1834 Lord Dorchester Era Minister Of France To The
United States, 272; his intrigues in Canada, 273, 274. =Bib.=: ...
Fournier Telesphore 1824-1896 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
1846; one of principal editorial writers on Le National; electe...
Bib : Willison Sir Wilfrid Laurier And The Liberal Party
MANUSCRIPT SOURCES IN THE DOMINION ARCHIVES
(General Brock era) Americans successful in skirmish at, 238-24...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) De Pontbriand retires to, 153.
Bib : Bradley The Making Of Canada
Bernetz Chevalier De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands battalion of Royal Roussillon
American aborigines, formerly occupying practically the
A pre-Aryan race, occupying the border-land between France
and Spain. Assertions have repeatedly been made that they made voyages
to America, and discovered the Gulf of St. Lawrence, before Cartier, and
even before Cabot, but these have never been substantiated. All the
evidence goes to show that they frequented the Newfoundland fisheries in
the sixteenth century, but not earlier. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Contraband
traders, 140; threaten French on St. Pierre Island, 174. =Bib.=: Dawson,
The St. Lawrence Basin; Reade, The Basques in North America (R. S.
C., 1888); Howley, Old Basque Tombstones at Placentia.
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