Canadian History Dictionary Soissons Charles De Bourbon Comte De 1565-1612 At The Urgent
solicitation of Champlain, who was in desperate need of a power...
Riedesel Frederica Charlotte Louisa 1746-1808 Wife Of Baron
Friedrich Adolph Riedesel; born in Bradenburg, Germany. Educate...
Merritt William Hamilton 1793-1862 Born In Westchester County New
York. Came to Canada with his parents, 1796. Served during the ...
(Wilmot era) Dissenting ministers forbidden to perform ceremony...
(Count Frontenac era) Missionary to Abenaquis, 250.
Viger Louis Michel
(Lord Elgin era) Called to Cabinet by Metcalfe, 35, 66;
Verrazano Giovanni Du
Born near Florence, Italy, in 1470. Entered
French marine serv...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Of the Royal Engineers, superinte...
See Constitutional Act.
(Sir James Douglas era) Stimulated by fur trade, 38; America re...
Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Upp...
Gamache Rene De Rohault Marquis De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Endows Jesuit College at
The first bank established in Canada was the Bank of
Levis Gaston-francois Chevalier De 1720-1787 Entered French Army
in 1735; named second in command to Montcalm, 1756; sailed for ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nephew of Sir Frederick Haldimand...
Queenston Heights Battle Of
In War of 1812. Brock commanded the
British forces, consisting...
In Upper Canada; named after Governor Gore. =Index=:
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
L'auberiviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De
Roman Catholic bishop of
Quebec, 1739-1740, succeeding Dosquet...
Built by the Hudson's Bay Company, in 1794, on the head
waters of the Assiniboine River, about seventeen miles below the present
city of Brandon. The buildings were burnt about 1814, and the post
abandoned. =Index=: (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, 6. =Bib.=:
Bryce, Hudson's Bay Company.
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