Canadian History Dictionary Grant Cuthbert
One of the leading traders of the North West Company
in the We...
Bliss Jonathan 1742-1822 Born In Springfield Mass Educated At
Harvard University, Cambridge. Emigrated to New Brunswick in 17...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, sails for Canada, 167; vessel...
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Clarendon George William Frederick Villiers Fourth Earl Of
(1800-1870). Ambassador at Madrid, 1833-1839; lord privy seal,
Allouez Father Claude
Came to Quebec, 1657. Left for the West, 1665.
Laboured for tw...
(General Brock era) Flags hung there at half-mast on declaratio...
Ryswick Treaty Of
Concluded in 1697; brought peace between Great
Britain and Fra...
(Lord Dorchester era) His connection with the Walker case, 19.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Abandons French post at Toronto, ...
Macdonell George 1770-1870 Member Of The Well-known Glengarry
family of that name. Served for several years in the King's Reg...
Howe William Viscount 1729-1814 Brother Of George Augustus
Viscount Howe (q.v.), and Admiral Lord Howe. Commanded light in...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Appointed member of Legislative Counci...
(General Brock era) Opposite Fort Erie, fortified, 197.
Peyras Jean Baptiste
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; visits
Perrault Joseph Francois 1753-1844 Born In Quebec The Son Of A
rich merchant trading with New England and the West Indies. Giv...
Robinson John Beverley 1820-1896 Second Son Of Sir John Beverley
Robinson; born in Toronto. Educated at Upper Canada College; ap...
The period of responsible government in Canada
dates from the ...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Of deeds in Upper Canada, system intro...
Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's Land,
1839. Subsequently entered the service of the Hudson's Bay Company and
rose to the position of chief trader. Went back to Scotland, 1852. Spent
some time in Australia, and returned to the Red River Settlement as
recorder of Rupert's Land, 1862. Appointed a delegate to Ottawa to
present the views of the settlers on the taking over of the country by
the Dominion government, 1870. Proceeded to Scotland, where he died.
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