Canadian History Dictionary Montreal
Plan de la Ville de Montreal, dans la Nouvelle France, fait
Orleans Isle Of
In the St. Lawrence River, below Quebec. It was
first named by...
Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at N...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands the Montreal militia with Prud'...
(Lord Dorchester era) Sent to occupy fort at St. Johns, 84; sur...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Erects fort in Cape Breton, 200.
(Bishop Laval era) Brings out a number of girls as colonists, 7...
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Quesnel Jules Maurice
(Sir James Douglas era) Accompanies Simon Fraser on voyage down...
Smith William O
(Tilley era) Mayor of St. John, New Brunswick, 7.
(Sir James Douglas era) His expedition to Sacramento in 1841, 1...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Brought to the bar, 152; editor of...
Established 1778. =Index=: (Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Denounc...
(Samuel de Champlain era) A Basque, disregards monopoly granted...
Astor Fur Company
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Name given to rising ground extending to...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Wife of Nicolas Rivert, 146.
Lancaster Joseph 1778-1838 Founded The Lancasterian System Of
education. In 1798 began teaching poor children on the Madras s...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Issued by Le Parti Catholique, 82;...
Albanel Charles L Explores Hudson Bay 11
Callieres Louis-hector De 1646?-1703 Born At Cherbourg Son Of
Jacques de Callieres, governor of Cherbourg. Entered the army, and
became captain of the regiment of Navarre. In 1684 came to Canada as
governor of Montreal; and in 1699 appointed governor-general of the
colony. Died at Quebec. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Memorandum by, on French claims in
Hudson Bay, 204; commands regular troops in attack on Iroquois, 209;
sent to France to represent situation of colony, 230; leads eight
hundred men from Montreal to defence of Quebec, 292; commands vanguard
in attack on Onondagas, 351; commended in despatches, 353; succeeds
Frontenac as governor, 362. (Bishop Laval era) Placed in charge of Fort Frontenac
(Cataraqui), 214; proceeds to France, 218; succeeds Frontenac as
governor, 235; death of, 235. =Bib.=: Sulte, La Famille de Callieres
(R. S. C., 1890); Parkman, Half Century of Conflict.
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