Canadian History Dictionary Cartwright Sir Richard John 1835- Grandson Of The Preceding Born
at Kingston. Educated at Trinity College, Dublin. Entered publi...
Mcevoy J M
(John Graves Simcoe era) His pamphlet on The Ontario Township q...
Vergennes Charles Gravier Count De 1717-1787 Born In Dijon
Educated there at the Jesuit College. In 1740 entered the diplo...
Perrault Father Julien
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, carries on mission at Cape
Also known at one time as Jack River House. A post of
(John Graves Simcoe era) Skirmish at, 24.
Moffatt George 1787-1865 Born In England Emigrated To Canada And
engaged in business in Montreal. Served during the War of 1812....
Built at Quebec in the year 1830; launched in the
spring of 18...
Johnson Guy 1740-1788 Deputy To Sir William Johnson As
superintendent of Indian affairs, and succeeded latter in offic...
Bib : Works: Narrative Of The Arctic Land Expedition Narrative Of
Expedition in H.M.S. Terror. For biog., see Dict. Nat. Biog.
Riel Rebellion 1885 The Land Question Which Had Given Rise To The
Red River Rebellion of 1869-1870, was also responsible for the
See Champlain, Lake.
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) Opposes sale by Hudson's Ba...
King's College Nova Scotia
An academy opened at Windsor, Nova
Scotia, 1788. The following...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Director of Company of New France, 17...
Bib : Morgan Can Men Canadian Who's Who
Ridout Thomas G
(1792-1861). Born near Sorel. Removed with his
family to Niaga...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Early settler, 145.
Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Justifies Upper Canada Rebellion 30 31 Sir John A Macdonald Era His
administration repeals Franchise Act of 1885, 260; succeeds Bla...
Murray George Henry 1861- Born In Grand Narrows Nova Scotia
Educated at the public schools and at Boston University; studie...
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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