Canadian History Dictionary Haldimand Frederick
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet missionary, 87; sails for Ca...
Dunlop William 1795?-1848 Born In Scotland Served As A Regimental
surgeon in War of 1812 and in India. Came to Canada in 1826, wi...
Glegg Captain J B
Aide-de-camp to General Brock. =Index=: (General Brock era)
Grant Sir William 1752-1832 Commanded Volunteers At Siege Of
Quebec, 1775; attorney-general of Canada, 1776; chief-justice o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Mason, accompanies Robert Giffard to ...
Logan Sir William Edmond 1798-1875 Born At Montreal Of United
Empire Loyalist descent. Educated at the University of Edinburg...
Girouard Desire 1836- Born At St Timothee Quebec Educated At
Montreal College; studied law and called to the bar of Lower Ca...
Aikins James Cox 1823-1896 Educated At Victoria College Elected
for Peel County, 1854, and sat in Assembly until 1861. Elected ...
Sully Maximilien De Bethune Duc De 1560-1641 Trusted Counsellor
of Henry IV of France. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) False...
Fort St Louis
Quebec. See Chateau St. Louis. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain er...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A settler from La Ferte Vidame, in Th...
Castle Of St Louis
See Chateau St. Louis.
Index : Lord Elgin Era Proprietor Of The Toronto Examiner And A Leader Of The
Clear Grits, 110-111. (William Lyon Mackenzie era) President of...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Speaks Of Canada As A Few Acres Of Snow 11 Bishop Laval Era On Men
and empires, 123. =Bib.=: For biog. and bib. of his works, see
Wilkins Lewis Morris 1801-1885 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Son
of Lewis Morris Wilkins, judge of the Supreme Court. Educated a...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Retreating army halts at, 218; Levis hea...
A large tribe, of Algonquian stock, formerly ranging
Elgin James Bruce Eighth Earl Of 1811-1863 Lord Elgin Era His Qualities As A
statesman, 3-4; his success in Canada, 4; his lineage, 5-6; his...
Drake Sir Francis 1540?-1596 Sailed From Plymouth For The River
Plate, 1577; passed through the Straits of Magellan, 1578; plun...
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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