Canadian History Dictionary Rumigny
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) At Sillery, directs artillery fire on en...
Born in the parish of Symington, on the banks of
the Clyde, Sc...
Laflamme Rodolphe 1827-1893 Born In Montreal Entered Public Life
as member for Jacques-Cartier in Dominion House, 1872; minister...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent with seventy men to attack Arnold in...
A village on the St. Lawrence, north shore, below
Index : Sir Georges E Cartier Era Demands Disallowance Of New Brunswick Act Abolishing
separate schools, 73, 77; demands amendment of constitution to ...
Laverdiere Charles Honore 1826-1873 Educated At Laval University
Studied for the church and ordained priest. Joined the faculty ...
Company Of The West Indies Compagnie Des Indes Occidentales
Chartered by Louis XIV, 1664, following the cancellation of the...
See Big Mouth.
Wood Edmund Burke 1820-1882 Born Near Fort Erie Ontario Educated
at Overton College, Ohio. Called to the bar of Upper Canada, 18...
(Count Frontenac era) Commands war party from Quebec, 236; capt...
Vitre Jean Denis De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot, taken prisoner, guides Durell's
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Formed part of reserve in battle of the ...
The region of northern Canada, lying between the
George Sir Rupert D
(Joseph Howe era) Provincial secretary of Nova Scotia, 57;
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
Capital of province of Alberta. Situated on the North
On Mohawk River, near Lake Oneida. =Index=: (Lord Dorchester er...
Blackader Hugh W
(1808-1863). Descended from Loyalist stock. Began
to learn the...
Index : Louis Joseph Papineau Era Applies Name Of Chouayens To Those Who Would Not Follow
Papineau, 68; withdraws from Papineau's party, 117; denounced b...
By John 1781-1836 Born In England Entered The Army In 1799 In
1802 came to Canada; returned to England in 1811; and served in the
Peninsular War. In 1826 again came to Canada, and engaged on important
military and engineering works until 1832. Constructed the Rideau Canal
from Bytown (Ottawa) to Kingston, the first steamer passing through in
the spring of 1832. =Bib.=: Morgan, Cel. Can.; Dict. Nat. Biog.;
Women's Can. Hist. Soc. of Ottawa, Trans., vol. 1.
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