Canadian History Dictionary Cadot Jean-baptiste
Pioneer fur trader in the West. When the French
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of De Caen's vessels, 156.
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
The first permanent settlers were those who came with De
The first regiment of regular troops sent to
America from Fran...
Lajoie Antoine Gerin 1824-1882 Born In Yamachiche Quebec
Educated at Nicolet College, and while there wrote the song Le ...
Radisson Pierre Esprit 1620?-1710? Born In Paris Came To Canada
in 1651, and settled at Three Rivers. In 1652 captured by the I...
First Roman Catholic bishop of Vancouver Island,
Index : Count Frontenac Era Commands Expedition From Albany 311 Bib : Cyc Am
One of the tribes of the Iroquois confederacy. Parkman gives
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Leaves Montreal for western...
(Count Frontenac era) Killed at Laprairie, 313.
(Count Frontenac era) Member of Sovereign Council, 106; arreste...
Allan George William 1822-1901 Born In York Upper Canada
Educated at Upper Canada College; studied law and called to the...
Richardson Sir John 1787-1865 Born In Dumfries Scotland Educated
at Edinburgh University. In 1807 entered the navy as assistant ...
Quebec Province Of
Area 351,873 square miles. Formed the principal
part of Canada...
Pope John Henry 1824-1889 Born In The Eastern Townships Quebec
Elected for Compton to the Canada Assembly, 1857; and in 1867 t...
A city of British Columbia, founded by Colonel R. C.
Moody in ...
Upper Canada College Toronto
Originally established in 1807 as the
Home District Grammar Sc...
Fort Le Boeuf
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Established communication with Lake Erie...
Brought up as a draper; drifted to the West Indies,
where he had charge of an estate; and thence to New Caledonia. In 1852
superintendent of the coal mines at Nanaimo. Nominated by Douglas as
chief justice of Vancouver Island, 1853, and the appointment confirmed
by the colonial office the same year. Succeeded by Needham in 1858.
Retired from the bench, 1864. Died at Belmont, Vancouver Island, 1872.
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