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(General Brock era) Raised in Canada during war with Napoleon, ...
Astor Fur Company
(Wilmot era) Sent to frontier with troops in 1839, 135.
Index : General Brock Era Fort Village And Naval Station 59 Deputy
quartermaster-general stationed at, 80; military importance of,...
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Hudson's Bay Company, on Taku ...
Simpson Sir George 1792-1860 Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson Era His Influence 8 Sent To
Athabaska, 1820, 215, 231-232; his character and appearance, 21...
Sully Maximilien De Bethune Duc De 1560-1641 Trusted Counsellor
of Henry IV of France. =Index=: (Samuel de Champlain era) False...
Baranof Alexander Andrevitch 1747-1819 Governor Of Russian
America. Had been manager of a glass factory at Irkutsk, Siberi...
Porter G R
(Lord Sydenham era) Statistician of Board of Trade, 54.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
See Sovereign Council.
La Dauversiere Roger De
(Count Frontenac era) One of the founders of Montreal colony,
Volunteers At Quebec
(Lord Dorchester era) On conclusion of siege, dismissed and
Index : Lord Dorchester Era Their Output Of Iron Manufacture 60 Americans Cast
cannon at, 141. (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Use made of, by H...
Roquemont Claude De Sieur De Brison
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company
of New Fr...
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal, 88...
Dawson Sir John William 1820-1899 Born At Pictou Nova Scotia
Educated at Edinburgh University. Accompanied Sir Charles Lyell...
(Wilmot era) Of Halifax, father-in-law of Judge Wilmot, 137.
(Sir James Douglas era) Built by Meares at Nootka--first ship l...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Teaches school at Fredericksburg and M...
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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