Canadian History Dictionary Black John 1817-1879 Born In Scotland Went To The Red River
Settlement as legal adviser to Adam Thom, recorder of Rupert's ...
See Chauvin, Pierre de.
Penny Edward Goff 1820-1881 Born In England In 1844 Came To
Canada, studied law, and in 1850 called to the bar of Lower Can...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Low...
Denys Nicolas 1598-1688 Born At Tours Early Took To Sea And In
1633 became interested in the fisheries of Nova Scotia. A short...
Schuyler Philip John 1733-1804 Born In Albany Served In The
French and Indian War, 1755, and took part in battle of Lake Ge...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In battle of the Plains, 257.
Hampton Sir John Somerset Pakington First Baron 1799-1880 Sat For
Droitwich in British Parliament, 1837-1874; secretary for war a...
(General Brock era) Establishes independent republic in St.
(Lord Dorchester era) Following treaty of Paris, 7; its
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) In centre under Murray, 189; in battle o...
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Founded in Toronto, with b...
(General Brock era) In Upper Canada, 50. See also Trade.
Founded, 1668, as the Quebec Seminary, and granted a
Dewdney Edgar 1835- Born In Devonshire England Came To British
Columbia, 1859. Had charge of survey of site of New Westminster...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Convention of, 440; attack on Pres...
Le Sage Captain
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Repulses landing of English, 107.
Tache Alexandre Antoninus 1823-1894 Born In Riviere Du Loup
Quebec, and educated at Quebec and Montreal. In 1845 volunteere...
(General Brock era) Quartered in Quebec and Montreal, 74;
Townshend Lord Charles
Carver Jonathan 1732-1780 Born At Stillwater New York Joined The
company of rangers raised by John Burk of Northfield, 1756-1757. After
the treaty of Paris, 1763, conceived the idea of exploring the Western
territory acquired by England. Between 1766 and 1768, travelled from
Michilimackinac to the Mississippi, ascended the Minnesota River, and
returned by way of Grand Portage, Lake Superior. Went to England, 1769,
to secure government support for his plans of Western exploration, but
failed. Died there, Jan. 31, 1780. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) His River of Oregon, 19;
reference to Oregon, 56-57. =Bib.=: Travels through the Interior Parts
of North America, in the Years 1766, 1767, and 1768. The best edition
is the third, published at London, 1781. For a bib. of the various
editions, and translations, see Lee, Bibliography of Carver's
Travels (Wisconsin State Hist. Soc. Proc., 1909). See also Durrie,
Jonathan Carver and "Carver's Grant" (Wisconsin Hist. Soc. Coll.,
vol. 6); Gregory, Jonathan Carver: His Travels in the North-West
(Parkman Club Pub., No. 5); Bourne, Travels of Jonathan Carver in
Amer. Hist. Review, 1906; Parkman, Conspiracy of Pontiac.
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