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A trading-post on the left bank of the Peace River, about
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Interpreter 144 Remains In Quebec During English
(Samuel de Champlain era) Uncle of Champlain, officer in Spanis...
Projected in 1797, and chartered, 1827, as King's
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Sir James Douglas era) His relations with Captain Meares at No...
Deschamps Isaac 1722-1801 A Native Of Switzerland Came To Nova
Scotia in early life. Elected to the Assembly, 1761; judge of t...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Carpenter to De Monts's expedition, 2...
Bib : An Historical Journal Of The Campaigns In North America
1757-60. See also Parkman, Montcalm and Wolfe.
Chatham William Pitt First Earl Of 1708-1778 The Great
Commoner," who brought England "to a height of prosperity and g...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era Founded By James Douglas In 1843 146 Built On Site Of
Indian village, known as Camosun, 175; McNeill's exploration, 1...
Pouchot 1712-1769 Born At Grenoble France Entered The Engineers'
corps of the French army in 1733, and served in Flanders, Corsi...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
Hill G S
(Wilmot era) Member for Charlotte, in New Brunswick Assembly,
Victoria 1819-1901 Granddaughter Of George Iii And Only Child Of
George III's fourth son, Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent, by Mary...
(General Brock era) Occupation of, by United States, 139.
Bib : Dent Last Forty Years Mcmullen History Of Canada
Bourinot, Constitutional History of Canada; Egerton and Grant,
(Tilley era) Member of Executive Council, New Brunswick,
At Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Foundation st...
Bourgeoys Marguerite 1620-1700 Born At Troyes In Champagne
Entered the convent of the Congregation of Notre Dame at the age of
twenty, and while there decided to devote her life to the colony of New
France. Arrived in Quebec in September, 1653, and went on immediately to
the new settlement of Montreal. In 1657 opened the first school, in a
stable granted her by Maisonneuve. In the same year built a wooden
chapel in Montreal. Founded the Congregation do Notre Dame de Montreal
in 1659, and in 1686 built the convent. In 1675, with funds obtained
from France built the church of Bonsecours. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Establishes
school at Ville Marie (Montreal), 9; her services to the sick on board
the St. Andre, 32; her labours in instruction of the young, 91; her
educational work, 126; Abbe Verreau on influence exerted by, 127; founds
Bonsecours Chapel, 177. (Count Frontenac era) Establishes Congregation de Notre Dame, 29,
39; impressed on arrival by poverty of country, 39. =Bib.=: Ransonet,
Vie de la Soeur Bourgeoys; Faillon, Vie de la Soeur Bourgeoys;
Parkman, Jesuits in North America and Old Regime; Colby, Canadian
Types of the Old Regime.
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