Canadian History Dictionary Kirkpatrick Sir George Airey 1841-1899 Born In Kingston Educated
at Trinity College, Dublin; studied law, and called to the bar,...
(Lord Elgin era) Member of Seigniorial Court, 187.
Anglin Timothy Warren 1822-1886 Born In Ireland Came To St John
New Brunswick, 1849. Established Weekly Freeman that year. Elec...
Tarieu De Lanaudiere Charles
Member of an old French family,
originally of Guienne; settled...
Douglas Sir James 1803-1877 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era A Man Of Imperial Mind 225
highest qualities as administrator, 225; with Dr. McLoughlin, 2...
Bourgeoys Marguerite 1620-1700 Born At Troyes In Champagne
Entered the convent of the Congregation of Notre Dame at the ag...
Bib : Works: Journey From Oxford To Skibbereen Letters From High
Latitudes; Inquiry into State of Ireland; Irish Emigration;
(Samuel de Champlain era) Ravages of, among colonists, 22; call...
Charles I 1600-1649 King Of England Succeeded To The Throne 1625
Royal North-west Mounted Police
Organized in 1873 by the Dominion
government, for the preserva...
Cook Dr Henry
(Tilley era) Tilley in his service, 7.
An English lawyer; succeeded William Gregory as
(Lord Dorchester era) Killed in dispersing Ethan Allen's force,...
Adet Pierre Auguste 1763-1832 Appointed On The 10th Thermidor
member of the French Council of Mines. In 1795, went to the Uni...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Sympathy with rebels expressed in...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Grant Of To Sir William Alexander 223 Lord Dorchester Era Carleton
arranges to visit, 235; population of, 236; communication with ...
Taylor John Fennings 1817-1882 Born In London England Educated
at Radley, England, and came to Canada, 1836. Held various cler...
Aillon Father De La Roche D'
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet interpreter and
Gwillim Elizabeth Posthuma
(John Graves Simcoe era) Married to Simcoe, 40; descent and
Travels Of Captain Peter Pond Of Milford From April 1773 To March
1790. Extracted from his own Map by Ezra Stiles, March 25, 1690...
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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