Canadian History Dictionary Mccully Jonathan 1809-1877 Born In Halifax Nova Scotia In 1837
called to the bar, and practised in Halifax, 1849. In 1860 appo...
St Vincent John Jervis Earl Of 1735-1823 British Admiral Served
at Quebec in 1759; defeated Spanish fleet off Cape St. Vincent,...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of the Parti Rouge, 108.
(Count Frontenac era) Captured at Fort Loyal, exchanged for one...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog Hannay History Of New Brunswick
"=Canvas House.=" (John Graves Simcoe era) Purchased by Simco...
(Count Frontenac era) Frontenac's secretary, 260, 297.
Kirby William 1817-1906 Born In Kingston-upon-hull England Came
to Canada, 1832, but educated at Cincinnati, Ohio. Settled at N...
Big Mouth Grande Gueule
(Count Frontenac era) Onondaga orator, 184, 221.
(Count Frontenac era) Goods cheap in, 154; pay better price for...
Fleet French At Quebec
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Protection afforded by to Bourlamaque's
Neilson John 1776-1848 Born In Scotland In 1790 Came To Canada
and in 1797 edited the Quebec Gazette. Member of the provincial...
Index : Sir Frederick Haldimand Era Claims Separation Of Vermont From New York 201
negotiates with Haldimand, 202; General Washington's letter to,...
Organized as a provisional district in 1882. It then
Gates Sir Thomas 1596-1621 Governor Of Virginia Index : Samuel De Champlain Era
Grant to, by James I of England, 223. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.;...
Arnold Benedict 1741-1801 A Druggist At New Haven Conn When The
War of Independence broke out, in 1775, organized an expedition...
Tilley Thomas Morgan 1790-1870 Tilley Era Father Of Sir Leonard Tilley
born, 1790, 3; in lumber business, 4; dies, 1870, 4.
Royal Canadian Academy Of Arts
Founded by the Marquis of Lorne
(afterwards Duke of Argyll), i...
Prevost Augustin 1725?-1786 Father Of Sir George Prevost Entered
the army; served under Wolfe at Quebec, 1759; became lieutenant...
Pardoe Avern 1845- George Brown Era Librarian Of Legislative Assembly Of
Ontario, 255; a witness of the shooting of George Brown by Benn...
Bradstreet Simon 1603-1697 Born In England Educated At Cambridge
and emigrated to Massachusetts, where he became assistant judge...
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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