Canadian History Dictionary Duplessis-bochart Guillaume Guillemot
Sent to Canada, 1632, by the
Company of New France. Led a trad...
Embraces the islands lying north of the mainland
of Canada. Tr...
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Built by North West Company...
Congress United States
(Lord Dorchester era) Address of, to French-Canadians, 71, 77;
Kerr D S
(Wilmot era) Council for Doak and Hill in libel case, 75.
Royal Regiment Of New York
(Lord Dorchester era) Raised by Sir John Johnson, 151, 173.
Inspector-general, 1845-1848, and again, 1854-1858.
By the Act...
Heriot George 1766-1844 Born In Island Of Jersey Came To Canada
and appointed a clerk in the ordnance department at Quebec, 179...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Second Church of England clergyman to ...
Olier De Verneuil Jean Jacques 1608-1687 In 1640 Parish Priest Of
St. Sulpice, Paris, and established the St. Sulpice Seminary in...
Bib : Voyage A La Nouvelle-france Du Capitaine Charles Daniel For
biog., see Biggar, Early Trading Companies of New France; Parkm...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Speaker of first Assembly of Upper Can...
Bib : Campbell History Of Nova Scotia
Chief town of Leeds County, Ontario, on left bank of St.
Re Francois Sieur De Gand
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates, 171.
Canning Charles John Viscount 1812-1862 Postmaster-general Under
Aberdeen and Palmerston. Governor-general of India, 1855, and t...
La Loutre Louis Joseph De
Sent to Canada by the Society of Foreign
Missions at Paris, 17...
Pompadour Jean Antoinette Poisson Marquise De 1721-1764 Wolfe / Montcalm Era
Assisted in Bougainville's promotion, 177.
(Tilley era) Member for Gloucester in New Brunswick Assembly,
(John Graves Simcoe era) French priest, deported, 190.
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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