Canadian History Dictionary Quebec Province Of
Area 351,873 square miles. Formed the principal
part of Canada...
Wood Edmund Burke 1820-1882 Born Near Fort Erie Ontario Educated
at Overton College, Ohio. Called to the bar of Upper Canada, 18...
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
See Red River Colony.
Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Parish erected, 175; united to Seminary,
Mcgill James 1744-1813 Born In Glasgow Scotland Emigrated To
Canada. For some years engaged in the western fur trade; and in...
(Count Frontenac era) Officer of Frontenac, arrested by Perrot,...
Catalogne Gedeon De
Employed for some years on military and other
Village on the north side of the St. Lawrence, four miles
Built by North West Company, 1788, on southern shore
of Lake A...
(George Brown Era) An employee of the Globe, 256; shoots George...
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Charles 1583-1638? Son Of Jean De
Biencourt. Accompanied his father to Port Royal in 1605. Return...
Rises in the watershed range of the Rocky Mountains,
close to ...
Plamondon Marc Aurele
Born in Quebec, 1823. Educated at the Quebec
Seminary. In 1846...
Fundy Bay Of
Explored by De Monts and Champlain in 1604. Probably
Aikins James Cox 1823-1896 Educated At Victoria College Elected
for Peel County, 1854, and sat in Assembly until 1861. Elected ...
Gray John Hamilton 1814-1889 Born In Bermuda Entered Political
life in New Brunswick in 1850, and became a leading member of t...
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
Quadra Juan Francisco De La Bodega Y 1744?-1794 Knight Of The
Order of Santiago. Made voyages of exploration to the North-Wes...
Perceval Spencer 1762-1812 General Brock Era British Prime Minister
assassinated, 192. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Blue Archibald 1840- Born In Orford Ontario From 1867 To 1881
engaged in journalism. In 1882 appointed secretary of the Ontario Bureau
of Industries, which he organized. Deputy minister of agriculture, 1884,
and director of the Bureau of Mines, 1891. Appointed Dominion census
commissioner, 1900. =Index=: (George Brown Era) Witnesses shooting of George Brown by
Bennett, 255-256. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.
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