Canadian History Dictionary Arnold Benedict 1741-1801 A Druggist At New Haven Conn When The
War of Independence broke out, in 1775, organized an expedition...
Hamilton Paul 1762-1816 General Brock Era United States Secretary Of The Navy
173. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.
Supreme Court Of Canada
Created by Act of Parliament in 1875.
Consists of a chief-just...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's account of death of, 34.
Union Of 1841
(Joseph Howe era) Act did not concede full measure of responsib...
Established by Pacific Fur Company, 1811. Turned over to the
(Count Frontenac era) Town-major of Quebec, 257; strengthens de...
Ailleboust De Coulonge Louis D'
Administered settlement of
Villemarie during the absence of Ma...
Amusements In Canada
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Contemporary accounts of, in 1781...
Albanel Charles L Explores Hudson Bay 11
Vauquelin Jean 1726-1763 Born In Caen France Entered The Navy
and in 1745 successfully engaged a British frigate off Martiniq...
Fitzmaurice Lord Edward
(Lord Dorchester era) On Germain, 170.
Townshend Lord Charles
Established 1752. First newspaper published in what
is now the...
Wiman Erastus 1834-1904 Born At Churchville Ontario Educated In
Toronto; early became engaged in newspaper work; joined the sta...
Cayet Victor Palma
(Samuel de Champlain era) His work on French navigation, 15.
(Tilley era) Elected for the county of Carleton, New
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defends Windsor, 447; shoots priso...
Son of foregoing. Scottish half-breed, in western fur
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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