Canadian History Dictionary Sunday
(John Graves Simcoe era) Little observed in Simcoe's time, so f...
La Hontan Louis Armand De Lom D'arce Baron De 1666-1715 Arrived
in Canada in 1683; spent some time at Quebec, and also travelle...
Fuller Thomas Brock 1810-1884 Born In Kingston Educated At The
Grammar Schools at Hamilton and York and at Chambly Theological...
(Count Frontenac era) Son-in-law of Mme. de Sevigne, a candidat...
Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
At mouth of Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Astoria ...
La Sarre Regiment
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) One battalion of, sent to Canada, 12, 29...
Came to Canada with Champlain, 1615. Returned to
Discovered by David Thompson of the North West
Company, in Jan...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Lawyer, employed to contest Champlain...
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the Royal Engineers, superinte...
Tolmie William Fraser 1812-1886 Born At Inverness Scotland
Studied medicine; joined the Hudson's Bay Company, 1832, arrivi...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Author of an ode to Champlain, 72.
(Joseph Howe era) Member of Uniacke administration, Nova Scotia...
Graves Samuel 1713-1787 British Admiral Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Godfather Of
Simcoe, 15; commands naval force at Boston, 19. (Lord Dorcheste...
Meredith Sir William Ralph 1840- Born In The County Of Middlesex
Ontario. Educated at the London District Grammar School, and at...
La Peltrie Marie Madeleine De Nee De Chauvigny Daughter Of The
Seigneur de Vaubougon, in Normandy; married early in life, and ...
Blair Adam Johnston Fergusson 1815-1867 Member Of The Legislative
Assembly of Canada, 1848-1857; appointed to the Legislative Council,
1860; receiver-general, 1863; member of Executive Council and provincial
secretary, 1863-1864; president of the Executive Council, 1866.
Appointed president of the Privy Council and a member of the first
Dominion Cabinet, 1867. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) President of Privy Council in
first Dominion Cabinet, 134; agrees to support coalition, 137; his
death, 138. (George Brown Era) Called upon to form ministry, but fails, 149. (Tilley era) Member
first Confederation ministry, 129. =Bib.=: Dent, Last Forty Years.
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