Canadian History Dictionary Iroquois
A confederation of tribes, at first five, the Cayuga,
Prideaux John 1718-1759 Born In Devonshire England Entered The
army in 1739 as an ensign. In 1743 took part in the battle of D...
Downshire Wills Hill First Marquis Of 1718-1793 Secretary Of
state for colonies, 1768-1772. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester era) A...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Rate of, 113.
A confederacy, of Algonquian stock, occupying the
basin of the...
Accompanied Maurelle in 1792 to North-West Coast.
Carried out ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Visited and described by Champlain, 4...
Company Of Notre Dame De Montreal
(Bishop Laval era) Consecrates the island of
Montreal to the V...
Index : General Brock Era Lieutenant-governor Of Upper Canada 8 78 His Civil And
military service, 78; arms supplied to, 97; arrives at Quebec f...
Huot P G
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) One of the leaders of the Quebec L...
Frobisher Sir Martin 1535?-1594 Navigator Made Three Voyages To
America in search of the North-West Passage, 1576, 1577, and 15...
(Lord Dorchester era) With crews of two war vessels assists in
(John Graves Simcoe era) Presbyterian clergyman, performed marr...
Sault St Louis
(Samuel de Champlain era) Called after young man named Louis dr...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Company's clerk at Quebec, 139.
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Rights of American fishermen expire ...
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
Carver Jonathan 1732-1780 Born At Stillwater New York Joined The
company of rangers raised by John Burk of Northfield, 1756-1757...
Robinson Frederick John
Portland William Henry Cavendish Bentinck Third Duke Of 1738-1809
Educated at Eton and Oxford; entered Parliament, 1760; prime mi...
Brymner Douglas 1823-1902 Born In Scotland Came To Canada 1857
For some time editor of the Presbyterian, and associate editor of the
Montreal Daily Herald. In 1872 appointed Dominion Archivist, and held
the position up to the time of his death, laying the foundations of the
present splendid collection of manuscript material bearing on the
history of Canada. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) His services as Dominion Archivist,
319; his opinion of Haldimand, 320; his translation of Haldimand's
diary, 321. =Bib.=: Morgan, Can. Men; Rose, Cyc. Can. Biog.
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