Canadian History Dictionary Irish Immigrants
(Lord Elgin era) Measures for their relief, 1847-1848, 46-47;
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Hatred Of Great Britain 274 281 General Brock Era Maintains
non-intercourse with Britain and France, 120; his warlike messa...
Index : Samuel De Champlain Era Accompanies Champlain To Quebec 41 Joins Algonquians To
learn their language, 63; interpreter of Algonquian language, 1...
Du Lhut Daniel Greysolon 1640?-1710 Took Part In The Campaign In
Flanders, and present at the battle of Seneffe, 1664. Came to C...
(Sir James Douglas era) Founded in 1832 by Hudson's Bay Company...
(General Brock era) Appointed aide-de-camp, 247.
Le Sueur Jean De St Sauveur
(Samuel de Champlain era) Comes to Quebec, 252; Godfather to
See Riel Rebellion, 1885.
Law Captain John
(John Graves Simcoe era) First sergeant at arms of the Upper Ca...
Index : Count Frontenac Era Papineau Causes His Expulsion On Four Occasions From
Assembly, 80; his reconciliation with Papineau, 180; Papineau's...
Born in New England. Engaged in the fur trade west of
An important Algonquian tribe, formerly ranging
Gwillim Elizabeth Posthuma
(John Graves Simcoe era) Married to Simcoe, 40; descent and
Canadian Alliance Society
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Founded, December, 1834, 258; its
Town in Ontario, situated at mouth of River Maitland, Huron
(Bishop Laval era) Boarding school for children established at,...
(Egerton Ryerson era) His brother, Egerton, takes his place in ...
(Count Frontenac era) Huron chief, wrecks peace negotiations wi...
Commanded Spanish expedition to Nootka, 1790.
Carried on exten...
Rocky Mountain Fur Company
Founded at St. Louis, in 1822, by William
H. Ashley. The field...
Founded in London, 1824, by John Gait, as a colonizing
scheme. A large tract of land was purchased in what is now western
Ontario. Dunlop, Talbot, Strickland, and other pioneers of Upper Canada
were associated with Gait in the enterprise. The company is still in
existence. =Index=: (Lord Elgin era) An agency in settlement of Upper Canada, 145;
its unpopularity, 145. (Egerton Ryerson era) Offers to buy Clergy Reserves, 50. (George Brown Era)
Recommends whiskey to intending immigrants, 75. See also Galt, John;
Dunlop, William; Talbot, Thomas. =Bib.=: Lizars, In the Days of the
Canada Company; Strickland, Twenty-seven Years in Canada West; Galt,
Autobiography; Jameson, Winter Sketches; Talbot, Six Years in the
Canadas; McTaggart, Three Years in Upper Canada; Dunlop, The
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