Canadian History Dictionary Vauquelin Jean 1726-1763 Born In Caen France Entered The Navy
and in 1745 successfully engaged a British frigate off Martiniq...
Elmsley John 1762-1805 Born In England Succeeded William Osgoode
as chief-justice of Upper Canada, 1796, and again as chief-just...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk in De Caen's company, 138.
(Wilmot era) Conducts Madras system of schools in New Brunswick...
A county in Ontario, on the St. Lawrence. Named after the
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Quentin Father Claude
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, visits Miscou, 234.
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
When Nicholson, with his fleet and New England
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, brings news of amalgamation of...
Abraham Plains Of
See Plains of Abraham.
Newspaper, published in London. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era)
(Lord Dorchester era) Murder of, 152.
Ellice Edward 1781-1863 Louis Joseph Papineau Era Seignior Of Beauharnois Suggests To
colonial secretary union of Upper and Lower Canada, 47; his des...
Capital of the province of Manitoba. Founded about 1862. In
(Samuel de Champlain era) Name given by Champlain to the Upper ...
Jesuit missionary in Canada for many years.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Father of Sir John A. Macdonald, nat...
Livius Peter 1727?-1795 Resided At Portsmouth New Hampshire A
member of the Council under the royal government; quarrelled wi...
Bourget Ignace 1799-1885 Born At Point Levis Quebec Ordained In
1822; vicar-general of Montreal, 1836; coadjutor bishop of the diocese,
1837; bishop of Montreal, 1840, and created the first cathedral chapter
of that city. Founded several religious orders, colleges, and asylums,
among others, in 1864, the institution for the deaf and dumb, Montreal.
In 1862 created a Roman count and assistant at the Pontifical Throne. In
1876 archbishop of Martianopolis, in partibus. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) His
character, 80; dispute with Cartier, 80-83; calls on Cartier, 84.
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