Canadian History Dictionary Lalemant Jerome 1593-1673 Superior Of Jesuit Missions In Canada
1645-1650, and 1659-1665. A missionary to the Hurons until 1645...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Question embitters public life of Up...
Skelton Rev Thomas
(Lord Dorchester era) Step-father of Carleton, 29.
A confederation of tribes, at first five, the Cayuga,
Van Rensselaer Stephen 1764-1839 Born In New York Graduated At
Harvard, 1782. In 1786 major of militia, and in 1788 colonel. I...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Father of Sir John A. Macdonald, nat...
Rogers Robert 1727-1800 Born At Dunbarton New Hampshire In The
War of 1755-1760 with the French, commanded Rogers's Rangers an...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Attacks Proposed Reconstruction Of Ministry 1842 132
significance of his nickname of "Tiger," 132. See also Canada C...
Masson Louis Francois Rodrigue 1833-1903 Born At Terrebonne
Entered Parliament in 1867 as member for Terrebonne; minister o...
Montigny Abbe De
(Bishop Laval era) Title borne by Laval in his youth, 7, 19.
Hull William 1753-1825 Born In Derby Conn Educated At Yale
University, and called to the bar, 1775. Served with distinctio...
St Lawrence River
Rises at the source of the St. Louis River, west
end of Lake S...
Roebuck John Arthur 1801-1879 Born In Madras India Brought To
Canada at an early age, and educated here. Went to England in 1...
Adet Pierre Auguste 1763-1832 Appointed On The 10th Thermidor
member of the French Council of Mines. In 1795, went to the Uni...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Transport ship wrecked in St. Law...
Ragueneau Paul 1605-1680 Born In Paris France Joined The Society
of Jesus, and in 1636 came to Canada as a missionary to the Ind...
Biggar James L
(Egerton Ryerson era) Graduate of Victoria College, 144.
Cumberland William Augustus Duke Of 1721-1765 Second Son Of
George II. Commanded British armies in Flanders and Hanover. =I...
Separate Schools New Brunswick
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Public opinion aroused in Quebec,
Son of a United Empire Loyalist; born at Schenectady,
on the Mohawk. His father brought the family to Canada, and settled in
Glengarry. The son entered the service of the North West Company, in
1786, and was for many years in charge of the Nipigon district. In 1814
sent to Red River, to oppose Selkirk's plans. In 1816, before the Seven
Oaks affair, seized by Colin Robertson, of the Hudson's Bay Company,
carried to York Factory, and sent to England, where he was promptly
released. Returned to Canada, settled at Williamstown, and represented
Glengarry from 1820 to 1824 in the Assembly of Upper Canada. =Index=:
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Sent by North West Company to Red River to break up Red River
Colony, 173; wins ten colonists from their allegiance to Selkirk, 173;
takes them to Upper Canada, 174; captured by Semple and sent to York
Factory, and finally to England, 178. =Bib.=: Bryce, Manitoba and
Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of the Great North-West;
Masson, Bourgeois de la Compagnie du Nord-Ouest. Cameron's Sketch of
the Customs, etc., of the Natives in the Nipigon Country, and Nipigon
Journal, 1804-1805, are in Masson, vol. 2.
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