Canadian History Dictionary Mackenzie Hope
(George Brown Era) Moves approval of George Brown's course in
Bompas William Carpenter 1853-1906 Born In London England
Ordained deacon, 1859; priest, 1865; came to Canada latter year...
Rises in Hardin County, Ohio, and flowing south and
Built in 1750, on Chignecto Bay, three miles south of
Capital of Alaska. Baranof built a fort there in 1799, which he...
A New England skipper, sent out in 1668 by Prince
Rupert and h...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Shoots at Mackenzie, 364; his trea...
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) An extreme faction of Quebec Conse...
(Bishop Laval era) His funeral sermon on Bishop Saint-Vallier q...
Whelan Edward 1824-1867 Born In County Mayo Ireland Emigrated To
Nova Scotia, and employed in the office of the Nova Scotian, un...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Correspondent of Haldimand's, 315...
(Lord Dorchester era) Loyalists, commanded by Chalmers, 202.
Parkes Sir Henry 1815-1896 Australian Statesman Index : Sir John A Macdonald Era
Rhodes suggests scheme of Imperial preferential trade to, 343.
Barker T B
(Tilley era) Founder of business firm of St. John, 8.
Van Rensselaer Solomon 1774-1852 Born In Rensselaer County New
York. Entered the army in 1792 as a cornet of cavalry, later be...
Newspaper, published in London. =Index=: (Lord Sydenham era)
Clark Lieutenant-colonel Thomas
(General Brock era) Command assigned to, on Niagara
Crooks Adam 1827-1885 Son Of James Crooks Born At West Flamboro
Ontario. Educated at Upper Canada College and the University of...
St Vallier Jean Baptiste De La Croix Chevrieres Des 1653-1727
Born at Grenoble. Came to Canada in 1685 as vicar-general under...
Beckwith John A
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in York, 108.
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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