Canadian History Dictionary Boscawen Edward 1711-1761 Born In England Served At Porto Bello
1739-1740; at Cartagena, 1741; and in the West Indies, 1747. Co...
Colbert Jean Baptiste 1619-1683 First Minister To Louis Xiv
Viger Louis Michel
(Lord Elgin era) Called to Cabinet by Metcalfe, 35, 66;
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Suggested by Champlain, 5; undertaken...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Winslow John 1702-1774 Born In Plymouth Massachusetts Entered
the army. In 1740 captain of a company that served in the exped...
City and seaport of New Brunswick, situated at the mouth of
(Bishop Laval era) La Barre's expedition halts at, 193.
Jones John Paul 1747-1792 Born In Scotland Son Of John Paul Of
Arbigland; assumed name of Jones. Entered American navy, 1775. ...
Rises at the headwaters of the Nisutlin, and empties into
(Samuel de Champlain era) Granted by pope, celebrated in Quebec...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
(Count Frontenac era) Agent of Governor Perrot at Montreal, 97....
Whitney Sir James Pliny 1843- Born At Williamsburg Ontario
Educated at the Cornwall Grammar School. Served for some years ...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Schoolmaster at Quebec, 234.
Projected as a result of the War of 1812. A commission
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sulpician priest, banished for di...
Born in Edmonton, Alberta. Educated at the Red River
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his exploration of the Ottawa, in 1615, and subsequently made
extensive explorations in the country of the Hurons and the Iroquois
(1615-1618). Treacherously murdered near the present town of
Penetanguishene by a party of Hurons in 1632. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) Interpreter,
accompanies Champlain to Quebec, 41; accompanies Champlain to the Ottawa
River, 88; at Cap de la Victoire, 139; learns Huron language, 144; sent
on mission to Three Rivers, 163; sides with the Kirkes, 194; conduct in
the Huron country, 202; his death, 203, 246. =Bib.=: Champlain,
Voyages; Sagard, Voyage du Pays des Hurons; Parkman, Pioneers of
France; Butterfield, History of Brule's Discoveries and Explorations;
Sulte, Etienne Brule (R. S. C., 1907).
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