Canadian History Dictionary L'auberiviere Francois Louis De Pourroy De
Roman Catholic bishop of
Quebec, 1739-1740, succeeding Dosquet...
Weldon John Wesley 1804-1885 For Many Years A Member Of The
Legislative Assembly of New Brunswick, and 1843-1851 Speaker of...
Seaton Sir John Colborne First Baron 1778-1863 Served In Holland
Egypt, and Italy. Commanded a brigade under Wellington, 1810-18...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Plans attack on Windsor, 446; land...
Stuart Rev John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First Church of England clergyman to a...
Mcleod Archibald Norman
Entered the service of the North West
Company some time before...
Wiseman Nicholas Patrick Stephen 1802-1865 Born At Seville Spain
Educated at St. Cuthbert's College, Ushaw, near Durham, and the...
Molson John 1787-1860 Born In Montreal In 1837 A Member Of The
Special Council of Lower Canada; served during the Rebellion; i...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Decline in production of, 107.
Mcmillan John 1816-1886 Born In Scotland Came To New Brunswick
1832. Represented Restigouche in the Assembly, 1857-1867;
Canning Charles John Viscount 1812-1862 Postmaster-general Under
Aberdeen and Palmerston. Governor-general of India, 1855, and t...
Raisin Sister Marie
(Bishop Laval era) Member of Congregation de Notre Dame, 91.
St Joseph De Levis
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Skirmish at, 102, 103.
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
(Wilmot era) Receiver-general, New Brunswick, 69.
(Count Frontenac era) Killed at Laprairie, 313.
Simpson Miss Mary
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Nelson's admiration for, 244.
Sent to Canada as governor of Montreal, 1670.
Obtained a grant...
In Northern British Columbia. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) ...
The first submarine cables in America were those laid between
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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