Canadian History Dictionary Motin
(Samuel de Champlain era) Author of an ode to Champlain, 72.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At mouth of Niagara River, 22; taken by ...
See Constitutional Act.
The name has been popularly applied to the whole territory
Leslie James 1802-1885 Born In Dundee Scotland Came To Canada
1820, settling first at Kingston, and afterwards at Toronto. A ...
Big Mouth Grande Gueule
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 184, 221.
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Le Borgne De Belle Isle Emmanuel
(Samuel de Champlain era) Takes Fort St. Pierre, 236.
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...
Burk Rev J
(John Graves Simcoe era) Censured by Simcoe, 190.
Queen Charlotte Islands
A group in the Pacific Ocean, off the coast
of British Columbi...
Gladstone William Ewart 1809-1898 British Statesman Index : Lord Sydenham Era
Elected to Parliament for Newark, 22; defeated at Manchester, 4...
Edgar Sir James David 1841-1899 Studied Law And Called To The Bar
of Upper Canada, 1864. Elected to House of Commons, 1872. Sent ...
(General Brock era) Brings up supply of ordnance from Quebec, 2...
(Lord Dorchester era) Killed in dispersing Ethan Allen's force,...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ex-Jesuit, his erratic habits, 48...
Mcleod John 1788-1849 Born In Scotland Entered The Service Of The
Hudson's Bay Company; conducted Selkirk's colonists from York F...
Declaration Of Independence
In Upper Canada. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) July 1837, its
Cobb Sylvanus 1709-1762 A Native Of Plymouth Mass Served In The
expedition against Louisbourg, 1745. For some years engaged in ...
Boucher De Grosbois Et De Boucherville Pierre 1622-1717 Came To
Canada in 1634 with his father; served as a soldier of the little
garrison of Quebec in 1641. Four years later settled at Three Rivers,
and having made himself familiar with several Indian languages, employed
as interpreter. For nearly a quarter of a century served the town of his
adoption in various capacities, civil and military. Filled the office of
governor of Three Rivers, with short intervals, from 1652 to 1667.
Visited France in 1661-1662, received by Louis XIV, and given a patent
of nobility, and on his return to Canada brought out a number of
colonists. In 1667 retired to his seigniory of Boucherville. Left a
brief but interesting history of New France, written in 1663, while he
was still governor of Three Rivers, and published the following year.
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