Canadian History Dictionary Roberval Jean Francois De La Roque Sieur De
A gentleman of Picardy,
born about the year 1500. By a commiss...
Alexander Vii Pope 1599-1667 Born Fabio Chigi Elected Pope 1655
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A storeship launched at Montreal, 244.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Crown lawyer in proceedings re Champl...
Index : John Graves Simcoe Era Secretary To The Portugal Commission 220 Wilmot Era His
sarcastic reference to Glenelg, 42. =Bib.=: Dict. Nat. Biog.
Simcoe John 1714-1759 Entered The Navy And Promoted Captain 1743
served on the court martial of Admiral Byng, 1756-1757. Command...
Bowell Sir Mackenzie 1823- Born In England Came To Canada With
his parents, 1833, and engaged in journalistic work. In 1867 el...
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of the Hundred Associates (Compan...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Great-nephew of Haldimand, 312.
Supreme Court Of Canada
Created by Act of Parliament in 1875.
Consists of a chief-just...
Daughter of Queen Victoria; born 1848. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Wife of Hugh Macdonald, and mother o...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, 152; returns to France, 208.
Great Slave Lake
In Northern Canada. Area 10,719 square miles.
Discovered by Sa...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Methodist preacher, not allowed to off...
(Sir James Douglas era) Tenacity of belief in its existence, 50...
(Bishop Laval era) Hamlet, destruction of, 229. (Count Frontena...
Crow's Nest Pass
Discovered in the latter sixties by a trapper,
(Samuel de Champlain era) Algonquian chief, 10, 75, 77.
See St. Maurice River.
Campbell Sir Colin 1776-1847 Served In India 1801-1804 And
afterwards in Denmark and the Peninsula; attached to Wellington's staff
at the battle of Waterloo; promoted major-general, 1825;
lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia, 1834-1840; governor of Ceylon,
1840-1847. =Index=: (Joseph Howe era) Lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia, 45, 58;
antagonizes popular party, 62; his removal asked for at the instance of
Joseph Howe, 65-67; defended by James W. Johnstone, 67; succeeded by
Lord Falkland, 69. =Bib.=: Howe, Letters and Speeches; Dict. Nat.
Biog.; Chisholm, Speeches and Public Letters of Joseph Howe;
Campbell, History of Nova Scotia; Saunders, Three Premiers of Nova
Scotia. See also Joseph Howe.
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