Canadian History Dictionary Grand Pre
A village on the shores of the Basin of Minas. Stands upon
Aylwin Thomas Cushing 1806-1871 Born In Quebec City Studied Law
and called to the bar, 1828. First entered public life, 1841, a...
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
An important Algonquian tribe, formerly ranging
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
(Count Frontenac era) First given in Canada, 59. See also Amuse...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Seigniorial manor of, headquarters of Mo...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Confirms statements as to Cartier'...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Justifies Upper Canada Rebellion 30 31 Sir John A Macdonald Era His
administration repeals Franchise Act of 1885, 260; succeeds Bla...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Executed, 435; monument to, 436.
Index : Joseph Howe Era Leader Of Liberal Party In Nova Scotia 1864 177 Delegate
to Charlottetown Conference, 177; edits Morning Chronicle, 186;...
Duquesne De Menneville Michel Ange Marquis De
Appointed governor of
New France 1752, in succession to La Jon...
(Count Frontenac era) Cayuga chief, brought back from France by...
See St. Maurice River.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Huron tribe devoted to the French, 92...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Try to bring about peace with Indians,...
Bib : Lovell Gazetteer
(Tilley era) Runs against Tilley in St. John, New Brunswick, an...
Bayfield Henry Wolsey 1795-1885 Born In Hull England Entered The
navy, 1806. Had a distinguished career in the navy, and served in
Canadian waters, 1814. Subsequently assisted in the survey of the upper
St. Lawrence, and appointed Admiralty surveyor, 1817. During his tenure
of office surveyed Lakes Erie, Huron, and Superior, with their
connecting waters, and almost the whole eastern coast of Canada,
including Labrador. Made vice-admiral, 1856, and admiral, 1867. Resided
for fourteen years in Quebec, when he removed to Charlottetown. Received
the thanks of the Parliament of Canada for his services, 1854. Died in
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