Canadian History Dictionary Parliaments In France
(Count Frontenac era) Subjection of, to royal power, 152.
(Wilmot era) Appointed to Executive Council, New Brunswick,
(Bishop Laval era) Life of Olier by, 135.
Discovered by John Bell, of the Hudson's Bay Company,
Built at Quebec in the year 1830; launched in the
spring of 18...
Sutton H T Manners
Rises in Bennington county, Vermont, and flows into
the St. La...
(Joseph Howe era) On his death, 1839, Joseph Howe offered his s...
An Algonquian tribe, called by the French, Souriquois.
Dongan Thomas Earl Of Limerick 1634-1715 Colonial Governor Of New
York. Sent to America as governor, 1682. Resigned, 1688. Became...
Haldimand Jean Abraham
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Younger brother of Sir Frederick
Marsolet Nicolas 1587-1677 Came To Canada From France About 1608
and for many years an interpreter for the Montagnais and Algonq...
Bonsecours Chapel Of
(Bishop Laval era) United to parish of Montreal, 176;
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Battle at, 22.
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
Private secretary to Sir Charles Metcalfe.
(Bishop Laval era) Royal engineer, directs erection of fortific...
Foster S K
(Tilley era) Candidate for St. John, New Brunswick, defeated, 2...
Wilmot Benjamin 1589-1669 Wilmot Era Born In England One Of Early
settlers of New Haven, 3; ancestor of L. A. Wilmot, 3.
(George Brown Era) Ended by repeal of corn laws, 31; protests
Campbell Robert 1808-1894 Entered Service Of Hudson's Bay Company
1832, and sent to the Mackenzie River district, 1834. For the next
eighteen years, engaged in exploring the upper waters of the Liard and
Yukon Rivers, and establishing the fur trade in this region. In 1852
made a remarkable journey on snow-shoes, from Fort Simpson to Crow-wing,
Minnesota, about three thousand miles. Made a chief factor, 1867, and
retired from the service of the Company, 1871. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Builds Fort
Dease, 1838, 123-124; ordered to Mackenzie River department, 1834, 124;
crosses to Pacific by Stikine, 124; Fort Dease burned, 124; ascends
Liard River to Lake Francis, crosses to Lake Finlayson, and reaches
Pelly River, 124; builds post on Lake Francis, and at Pelly Banks, 124;
descends Pelly to junction with Lewes, 124; builds Fort Selkirk at mouth
of Lewes, 124; descends Yukon to mouth of Porcupine, and returns to Fort
Simpson by Porcupine and Mackenzie, 125. (Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Ascends Liard River and
discovers the Upper Yukon, 111; a Perthshire Highlander, 228; discoverer
of Upper Yukon, 228. =Bib.=: Discovery and Exploration of the Youcon
River. For biog., see Bryce, Sketch of the Life and Discoveries of
Robert Campbell and Hudson's Bay Company; Laut, Conquest of the
Great North-West; Burpee, Search for the Western Sea.
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