Canadian History Dictionary Fort Erie
On Niagara River, opposite Buffalo. =Index=: (John Graves Simco...
Jolliet Louis 1645-1700 Born At Quebec Son Of A Wagon-maker In
the employ of the Company of New France. Educated by the Jesuit...
Henry Iv King Of France 1553-1610 Succeeded Henry Iii In 1589
Born at Vervins, near Laon, France, about 1570.
Studied law an...
Black William 1760-1831 Born In England In 1775 Came To Canada
and became a Wesleyan Methodist preacher. Founded the Wesleyan ...
Perrault Father Julien
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, carries on mission at Cape
Simpson Miss Mary
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nelson's admiration for, 244.
Rises in Rocky Mountains, and flows into Strait of
Quinte Bay Of
An inlet of Lake Ontario, on the north shore. The name
is of I...
Salaberry Charles Michel D'irumberry De 1778-1829 Born At
Beauport, near Quebec. Entered the British army; served for ele...
Militia And Defence
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Militia in Canada raised by conscription...
Ile A La Crosse
Lake and trading-post. The lake is on the upper
waters of the ...
(Joseph Howe era) Supports Confederation, 186; member of Nova
Dongan Thomas Earl Of Limerick 1634-1715 Colonial Governor Of New
York. Sent to America as governor, 1682. Resigned, 1688. Became...
A tributary of the St. Lawrence. Total length, 685
Raudot Jacques 1647-1728 Councillor To The Parliament Of Metz In
1674; and to the Cour des Aides at Paris, 1678. Came to Canada ...
The Relations were published in Paris, by the
provincial of th...
Area, 73,956 square miles. The province was created in 1870,
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
Blair Andrew George 1844-1907 Born In Fredericton New Brunswick
Educated there, and called to the bar, 1866. In 1878 member of the New
Brunswick Assembly for York; in 1879 leader of the opposition; and in
1883 premier of the province. In 1896 resigned and became minister of
railways and canals in the Dominion government, under Laurier, retiring
in 1903. In February, 1904, chairman of the Railway Commission of
Canada, resigning in October of the same year. =Index=: (Tilley era) Premier of
New Brunswick during Tilley's governorship, 138. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can.
Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.; Who's Who, 1906.
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