Canadian History Dictionary Fort George
At mouth of Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Astoria ...
Phillips William 1731-1781 Born In England Entered The Royal
Military Academy at Woolwich as a cadet, 1746; promoted captain...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Second-in-command, under Admiral Saunders, before
Constitutional Act 1791
The Act was designed to harmonize the
conflicting interests of...
Whitney Sir James Pliny 1843- Born At Williamsburg Ontario
Educated at the Cornwall Grammar School. Served for some years ...
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years
Carleton Lady Maria
(Lord Dorchester era) Gains social popularity at Quebec, 162;
A branch of the Franciscan order. First came to Canada in
Fonte Bartholomew De
His fictitious voyage of 1640 to the North-West
Coast was desc...
(Joseph Howe era) On his death, 1839, Joseph Howe offered his s...
Wrangell Ferdinand Petrovitch Baron Von 1796-1870 Born In
Pleskau, Esthonia. Educated in the school for cadets in St. Pet...
Aylmer Matthew Whitworth Baron 1775-1850 Entered The Army 1787
served in the West Indies, in Holland, and in the Peninsula und...
Mckay Joseph William 1829-1900 Born At Rupert House Hudson Bay
Crossed the mountains to Fort Vancouver in 1844; had charge of ...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Their appeal to the public, 26-27....
Smith H W
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit mission to Hurons founded at, ...
Kirke Sir David 1596-1655? Born In Dieppe Son Of A Scottish
merchant. Went to England, and, with his two brothers, given co...
Robinson Colonel Beverley 1723-1792 Born In Thornbury England
Entered the army; took part as a major, under Wolfe, in the att...
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of colonists and ecclesi...
Bathurst Henry Third Earl 1762-1834 Succeeded To The Title 1794
Entered Parliament, 1793; president of the board of trade, 1807; foreign
secretary, 1809; and secretary for war and the colonies, 1812. Directed
Britain's colonial policy during the important administrations of
Prevost, Sherbrooke, and Dalhousie, in Lower Canada, and of Gore and
Maitland, in Upper Canada. Lord president of the Council, 1828-1830; one
of the original members of the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council,
1833. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era) Colonial secretary, his despatch on Clergy Reserves
question, 240. (General Brock era) His despatch praising Brock and his officers and
announcing bestowal of K. C. B. on Brock, 296. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat.
Biog.; Courts and Cabinets of George IV.