Canadian History Dictionary Commercial Union
Complete and entire free trade with the United
States, first p...
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
Bib : Parkman Montcalm And Wolfe Crockett History Of Lake
Champlain; Smith, Our Struggle for the Fourteenth Colony; Reid,...
Juan De Fuca
(Sir James Douglas era) His real name Apostolos Velerianos, 9; ...
Rottenburg Baroness De
(General Brock era) Her great charm, 134, 137.
Canada First Association
(George Brown Era) Platform, 235; criticized by the
Bib : Hannay History Of New Brunswick
Beer Henry 1835-1886 Born In Charlottetown Prince Edward Island
Elected to the Assembly, 1870; a member of the ministry, 1872; ...
Vauquelin Jean 1726-1763 Born In Caen France Entered The Navy
and in 1745 successfully engaged a British frigate off Martiniq...
The British Colonies In North America
Engraved by William Faden,
1777. Print from Plate. North Ameri...
Gore Sir Francis 1769-1852 Served In The Army Lieutenant-governor
of Bermuda, 1804; lieutenant-governor of Upper Canada, 1806-181...
Great Bear Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 11,821 square miles.
Discovered by me...
The first bank established in Canada was the Bank of
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Laid waste, 151.
St Martin Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Killed in battle of Ste. Foy, 264.
Le Testu Captain
(Samuel de Champlain era) Member of court to try Duval for cons...
Jameson Robert Simpson
A member of the English bar. Reporter in Lord
Eldon's Court, 1...
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
Amherstburg With The Names Of Occupants 1800 Original Ms
Draper William Henry 1801-1877 Born In London England In His
youth ran away to sea and served on an East Indiaman. Came to C...
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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