Canadian History Dictionary French Revolution
(Lord Dorchester era) Its effect in the United States, 272, 273...
Littlehales Edward B
(John Graves Simcoe era) Accompanies Simcoe as major of brigade...
(Count Frontenac era) At Quebec, 336. (Sir Frederick Haldimand ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, in charge of mission at Misco...
(Sir James Douglas era) Explores coast of Queen Charlotte Islan...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Kirke's vessel before Quebec, 188, 19...
Dickey Robert Barry 1811-1903 Born In Amherst Nova Scotia
Studied law, and called to the bar of Nova Scotia, and of New B...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era On Rebellion Losses Bill 320-321 George Brown Era On Canadian
independence, 143; attitude towards United States during war wi...
Bib : Works: The Intercolonial England And Canada And Numerous
historical and scientific papers. See Bibliog. of Royal Society...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Montagnais chief, sent on embassy to ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, remains in Quebec duri...
Wayne Anthony 1745-1796 Born In Pennsylvania Sent In 1765 On The
recommendation of Benjamin Franklin, to Nova Scotia, as financi...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Under British rule, 64-81; Haldim...
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
Argall Sir Samuel
Born in Walthamstow, England. A type of the
founders of Britis...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Lieutenant-governor at Michilimac...
Bib : Parkman Old Regime
St Ours Francois-xavier De 1714-1759 Served In The Campaigns Of
1758 and 1759; severely wounded in the attack on Fort George; c...
A Polish gentleman, settled in the United States. During
Irving Jacob Aemilius 1797-1856 Born At Charleston South Carolina
Entered the army at an early age; severely wounded at Waterloo;...
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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