Canadian History Dictionary Acadia
The name Acadia or "la Cadie" is found as early as Nov. 8,
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by North West Company...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Temporary Viceroy Of New France 123
Cousin of Sir Alexander Mackenzie. Came to Canada
(Lord Elgin era) Commissioner under Seigniorial Tenure law, 186...
Laurier Sir Wilfrid 1841- Born At St Lin Quebec Studied Law At
McGill University, and called to the bar, 1864. Entered public ...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) The domain of France, 18. See also under...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Defeats La Fontaine in Ter...
Huddy Captain Joshua
(Lord Dorchester era) Hanging of, 198.
Yonge Street Toronto
Originally an Indian trail leading to Lake
Simcoe. Built as a ...
(Lord Elgin era) Father Gavazzi's lectures, 124; cause riots in...
Forsyth Richardson And Co
Fur trading firm, of Montreal. =Index=:
(General Brock era) Se...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to occupy fort at St. Johns, 84; sur...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Attacks Proposed Reconstruction Of Ministry 1842 132
significance of his nickname of "Tiger," 132. See also Canada C...
A New And Correct Map Of North America With The West India Isles
Divided according to the last Treaty of Peace. Concluded at Par...
Red River Colony
Also known as the Red River Settlement; Selkirk
Tupper Sir Charles Bart
(1821- ). Born at Amherst, Nova Scotia.
Educated at Acadia Col...
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Devon, family estate of Simcoe, 40,...
Seward William Henry 1801-1872 Governor Of New York 1838
appointed secretary of state by Lincoln, 1860. =Index=: =N= Sug...
(Bishop Laval era) Companion of Father Marquette, 62.
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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