Canadian History Dictionary Russian-american Fur Company
Chartered in 1799, with a monopoly of
the fur trade of Russian...
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era A Man Ahead Of His Time 6 7 Speech On The Reform
Bill, 14, 15; his report on the Constitutional Act, 55; on the ...
Index : Sir James Douglas Era His Explorations 39 40 His Death 1741 40 Bib :
Lauridsen, Vitus Bering; Muller, Voyages from Asia to America; ...
Ste Croix River
Also known as Schoodiac and Passamaquoddy. Rises in
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Force gathered by, and Ligneris, dispers...
Born in Connecticut. In 1759 served under Sir William
Macdonell Miles 1767-1828 Governor Of Assiniboia Born In
Scotland. Came to America with his father, Colonel John Macdone...
Dewdney Edgar 1835- Born In Devonshire England Came To British
Columbia, 1859. Had charge of survey of site of New Westminster...
Index : Bishop Laval Era Director Of Seminary 55 Grand Vicar Accompanies Laval To
France, 134. =Bib.=: Douglas, Old France in the New World.
Ailleboust De Coulonge Louis D'
Administered settlement of
Villemarie during the absence of Ma...
Andros Sir Edmund 1637-1713 Appointed Governor Of New York 1674
governor of all the New England colonies, 1685. Recalled on acc...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of the Parti Rouge, 108.
(Lord Sydenham era) Sydenham an early advocate of, 18.
(Count Frontenac era) Burdensome restrictions on, 38, 154. (Sam...
(Wilmot era) A Loyalist of Poughkeepsie, New York, 3; a captain...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era English Commissioner In Matter Of Canada 214 Bib :
Dict. Nat. Biog.
Stewart Alexander 1794-1868 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia Engaged
in West India trade. Afterwards studied law and called to the b...
Thurlow Edward Baron 1731-1806 Born In Norfolk England Entered
Parliament for Tamworth, 1768. In 1770 appointed solicitor-gene...
In British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) First exp...
(Wilmot era) Member for St. John in New Brunswick Assembly, 105...
Former name of the city of Ottawa. =Index=: (Sir John A Macdonald era) Chosen by the
queen as capital, 85; suggestion came from Sir Edmund Head, 85;
opposition to decision in Parliament, 85. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) An all-water route
between Montreal and Kingston, 75; favoured by some persons as capital,
1843, 181. (Lord Elgin era) Water communication established with Montreal, 98. See
also Ottawa. =Bib.=: Women's Can. Hist. Soc. of Ottawa, Trans., vols.
1 and 3.
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