Canadian History Dictionary Von Shoultz
A Polish gentleman, settled in the United States. During
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
Bib : Bryce Hudson's Bay Company Laut Pathfinders Of The West
and Conquest of the Great North-West.
Near western end of Lake Superior, about twenty miles
Index : General Brock Era Fort Village And Naval Station 59 Deputy
quartermaster-general stationed at, 80; military importance of,...
Hamilton John 1801-1882 Born In Queenston Ontario Removed To
Kingston, 1840. Throughout his life largely interested in inlan...
Entered the army as ensign, 1727; captain, 1742;
and major, 17...
(Lord Dorchester era) His survey of route through Maine, 106.
(Wilmot era) Appointed by Governor Colebrooke as provincial
(Samuel de Champlain era) Jesuit, sails for Canada, 167; vessel...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Champlain's father-in-law, secretary ...
Hodgins John George 1821- Born In Dublin Came To Canada 1833
Educated at Upper Canada Academy, Victoria College, and Toronto...
La Caffiniere De
(Count Frontenac era) Commander of squadron sent against New Yo...
Index : Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era Correspondence With Mackenzie And Papineau 229 William Lyon Mackenzie Era Lays
Mackenzie's petition before the House, 222; presents case again...
A tribe of Algonquian stock. Occupied the Saguenay
country in ...
(Sir James Douglas era) His expedition to Sacramento in 1841, 1...
Dollier De Casson Francis 1636-1701 Born In Basse Bretagne Served
with distinction as a cavalry officer under Turenne. Came to Mo...
(Tilley era) Elected for St. John, New Brunswick, 25.
Royal Highland Emigrants
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Regiment raised in Canada, 111, 1...
Founded at Toronto, June 20, 1849, by Sandford
Fleming, and Kivas Tully, with several other surveyors, civil
engineers, and architects practising in and about Toronto. A royal
charter was granted Nov. 4, 1851, in which the objects of the society
are declared to be "the encouragement and general advancement of the
physical sciences, the arts and the manufactures," etc. Among the early
presidents were Sir W. E. Logan, Sir Henry Lefroy, Sir John Beverley
Robinson, George W. Allan, W. H. Draper, Sir Daniel Wilson, and Sir
Oliver Mowat. The publications of the Institute began with the Canadian
Journal, 1852, and have been continued, as Proceedings, Transactions,
etc., to the present time. =Bib.=: The Canadian Journal, 1852-1878;
Proceedings, 1879-1890; Transactions, 1890- . A semi-centennial
memorial volume, published 1899, contains Early Days of the Canadian
Institute by Sir Sandford Fleming.
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