Canadian History Dictionary James Bay
Southern extension of Hudson Bay, discovered in 1610, by
Black John 1818-1882 Born In Scotland Emigrated To America With
his parents and studied for a time at Delaware Academy at Delhi...
Thompson Sir John Sparrow David 1844-1894 Born In Halifax Nova
Scotia. Educated at Free Church Academy, Halifax. In 1859 a rep...
Bib : Works: The State In Its Relations With The Church Gleanings
from Past Years. For biog., see Morley, The Life of William Ewa...
A once-powerful tribe, who spoke a dialect of the Iroquois,
In northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
Kenny Sir Edward 1800-1891 Born In Kerry County Ireland
Emigrated to Nova Scotia. Summoned to the Senate at Confederati...
Town of Ontario on the Bay of Quinte. Founded by Captain
(Count Frontenac era) Charter of, declared null and void, 264; ...
Archibald Samuel George William 1777-1846 Born In Colchester
County, Nova Scotia. Studied law and practised in Nova Scotia; ...
An important seaport of Nova Scotia; formerly the capital of
(Samuel de Champlain era) Marries Champlain, 66; spends four ye...
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
Taylor Sir Henry 1800-1886 Born In England In 1824 Appointed To
the permanent staff of the colonial office, with which he was c...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Mission Established At 11
An island on the southern coast of Newfoundland, which,
Mcculloch J R
(Lord Sydenham era) Political economist, 13.
(Count Frontenac era) Cousin of La Salle, comes from France in ...
Noble Colonel Arthur
A Massachusetts officer, sent by Governor
Shirley in 1746 to o...
St Lawrence And Atlantic Railway
(Lord Elgin era) Chartered, 1845, to connect
with Atlantic and...
Bell Alexander Graham 1847- Born In Edinburgh Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University and London University; came to Canada in 1870.
Professor of physiology in Boston University, 1872. Patented his
invention of the telephone, 1876; and has also invented the photophone,
induction balance, telephone probe, and graphophone. In 1898 appointed
regent of the Smithsonian Institution. In 1909-1910 engaged in aeroplane
experiments. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Who's Who, 1910; Addresses
before Canadian Club of Ottawa, 1910.
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