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(John Graves Simcoe era) French priest, deported, 190.
Ritchie Sir William Johnstone 1813-1892 Born In Annapolis Nova
Scotia. Educated at Pictou Academy, Nova Scotia. In 1838 called...
(Lord Dorchester era) Breaks out in army before Quebec, 120, 12...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Commands party sent to heights of Levis,...
Leading from the Parsnip River to the Fraser, in
La Corne Pierre
Accompanied Joncaire on an embassy to the Indians of
O'connor John 1824-1887 Born In Boston Mass Came To Canada
1828. Studied law and called to the bar of Upper Canada, 1854. ...
Gallatin Albert 1761-1849 American Statesman General Brock Era United States
secretary of the treasury, 81, 108. =Bib.=: Cyc. Am. Biog.; Ada...
(General Brock era) Made by Napoleon; sequestered all American
Grey Sir Charles Edward 1785-1865 Educated At Oxford University
called to the bar, 1811; commissioner in bankruptcy, 1817; judg...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) School teacher at St. Johns, 235....
Pope James Colledge 1826-1885 Born In Bedeque Prince Edward
Island. Educated at home and in England. Engaged in mercantile ...
Lattaignant Gabriel De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Assists in forming Company of New
Roman Catholic Church
The first authentic landmark in the history of
the Roman Catho...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Great-nephew of Haldimand, 312.
La Terriere Pierre De Sales
Came to Canada from France, 1766;
appointed agent at Quebec fo...
Pericard Michelle De
(Bishop Laval era) Mother of Laval, 17; death of, 26.
The gulf coast of the province was discovered by
Cartier in 15...
Aix-la-chapelle Treaty Of
Signed between Great Britain and France,
April 18, 1748. Broug...
Laval Anne Charlotte
(Bishop Laval era) Only sister of Bishop Laval, 19.
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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