Canadian History Dictionary Gazette Toronto
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie's newspaper, first publi...
Young Sir William A G
(1827-1885). Secretary to the North American
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Commander at Niagara, lost in fou...
Private secretary to Sir Charles Metcalfe.
Vergor Duchambon De
In command of Fort Beausejour, 1745. A
confederate of the inte...
(Tilley era) Candidate in York, New Brunswick, 108.
Nicholson Sir Francis 1660-1728 Born In England Entered The Army
1678; lieutenant-governor of the colonies north of Chesapeake B...
A famous coureur de bois who accompanied Champlain
on his expl...
Astor John Jacob 1763-1848 Founder Of Astor Fur Company Index :
(General Brock era) Sends news of declaration of war in 1812, 2...
(Bishop Laval era) Jesuit, devotion of, 32; his death, 33.
(Count Frontenac era) His statements regarding Frontenac, 65.
Buade Henri De
(Count Frontenac era) Father of Frontenac, 61.
Vitre Jean Denis De
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Pilot, taken prisoner, guides Durell's
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on eas...
(Lord Dorchester era) Presentment of, 14; protested against by ...
Bib : Dent Can Por And Last Forty Years Mackenzie Hon
George Brown; Pope, Memoirs of Sir John A. Macdonald; Willison,...
Meredith Sir William Collis 1812-1894 Born In Dublin Ireland
Emigrated to Canada; in 1836 called to the bar of Montreal, and...
Prices Of Commodities
(John Graves Simcoe era) In Upper Canada, 114.
Hazen Robert Leonard 1806-1874 Born In St John New Brunswick
Studied law and called to the bar, 1832; sat for St. John in Ne...
Daly John Corry Wilson 1796-1878 Born In Liverpool England For
some time an assistant surgeon in the navy. Emigrated to the Un...
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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