Canadian History Dictionary Seneca Indians
One of the tribes of the Iroquois confederacy. They
Aikins James Cox 1823-1896 Educated At Victoria College Elected
for Peel County, 1854, and sat in Assembly until 1861. Elected ...
Jesuit missionary in Canada for many years.
Rocky Mountain Fur Company
Founded at St. Louis, in 1822, by William
H. Ashley. The field...
Burton Sir Francis
(Louis Joseph Papineau era) Lieutenant-governor of Lower Canada...
On north shore of St. Lawrence, Portneuf County.
Jackson Sir Richard Downes
Served in Peninsular campaign;
commander-in-chief of forces in...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates (Compan...
Quebec Literary And Historical Society
Founded at Quebec in 1824,
largely through the influence and l...
Laval Charles Francois Guy Fanchon Bishop Laval Era Nephew Of Laval Educated
by him at Quebec, 140.
Ashburton Alexander Baring Baron 1774-1848 Entered Parliament In
1806. Opposed measures against American commerce. President of ...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, received gifts from Indians, 1...
Leroux Laurent 1758-1855 Western Fur Trader Index : Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era Builds
post on Great Slave Lake, 18; sends Sutherland and the "English...
See Chauvin, Pierre de.
Barron Commodore 1769-1851 Born In Virginia In Command Of The
Chesapeake, on board which were some British deserters, 1807. O...
(Joseph Howe era) Chosen leader of Anti-Confederation party in
Wakefield Edward Gibbon 1796-1862 Born In London England
Educated at Westminster and at Edinburgh. One of the founders o...
(Count Frontenac era) Seizes government of New York, 266.
Madison James 1751-1836 Fourth President Of The United States
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
Campbell Sir Alexander 1821-1892 Studied Law Under John A
Macdonald, with whom he later formed a partnership; and called to the
bar of Upper Canada, 1843. Elected to the Legislative Council, 1858;
and Speaker, 1863. Commissioner of crown lands, 1864-1866;
postmaster-general in first Dominion ministry, 1867-1873; minister of
the interior, 1873; receiver-general, 1878-1879; postmaster-general,
1879-1880; 1880-1881; 1885-1887; minister of militia and defence, 1880;
minister of justice, 1881-1885. In 1887 appointed lieutenant-governor of
Ontario, an office which he retained up to the time of his death.
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