Canadian History Dictionary Fort Stikine
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
Prevost Sir George 1767-1816 Born In New York Entered The Army
took part in the battles of St. Vincent, Dominica, and St. Luci...
Index : Count Frontenac Era English Claim To Disputed By France 204 La Barre
instructed to check English encroachments in, 205; expedition u...
In England. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Poulett Thomson electe...
Girouard John Joseph 1795-1855 Born In Quebec Studied Law And
called to the bar of Lower Canada, 1816. Elected to the Assembl...
Area 372,630 square miles. Vancouver Island became a
Kent And Strathern Edward Augustus Duke Of 1767-1820 Fourth Son
of George III and father of Queen Victoria. Sent to Canada, 179...
Semple Robert 1766-1816 Born In Boston Mass Engaged In
mercantile pursuits, and travelled extensively. In 1802 visited...
Bib : Burpee Search For The Western Sea Bryce Hudson's Bay
Bib : Roy Intendants De La Nouvelle-france R S C 1903
Aube-riviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De L'
Appointed bishop of
Quebec, Aug. 16, 1739. Arrived at Quebec, ...
Grenville William Wyndham Baron 1759-1834 Entered Parliament
1782; paymaster-general, 1783; Speaker of the House of Commons,...
Founded through the far-sighted liberality of James
McGill, a ...
Le Tardif Olivier
Born in Normandy, 1601. Came to Canada, 1620, and
employed as ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) In charge of mission at Miscou, 235; ...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of girls as colonists, 7...
Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
Lacombe Albert 1827- Born At St Sulpice Quebec Ordained
priest, 1849, and immediately left for the western field. Labou...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
(Lord Elgin era) On British ignorance of Canada, and Elgin's
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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