Canadian History Dictionary Vendremur Corneille De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Clerk, returns to France, 209.
Below Quebec. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Residence ...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company vessel, 183.
Pacific Fur Company
Organized by John Jacob Astor in 1810. Sometimes
known as the ...
Dunmore John Murray Earl Of 1732-1809 Royal Governor Of Virginia
appointed 1771. Returned to England after the Revolutionary War...
Hanna Michael 1821-1882 Born In Ireland Came To Canada 1839 And
completed his studies at St. Mary's College. Ordained to the pr...
City of Ontario, on Burlington Bay, west end of Lake
Held in London, 1887. Canada was represented by
Sir Alexander ...
Bib : Dictionnaire Genealogique Des Familles Canadiennes For Biog
see Morgan, Can. Men.
A fort built by the French in 1750-1751, on Chignecto Bay,
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Great-nephew of Haldimand, 312.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Abandons French post at Toronto, ...
Napoleon I 1769-1821 Born At Ajaccio Corsica First Consul 1799
Crowned Emperor, 1804. Abdicated, 1814, and retired to Elba. Es...
Davin Nicholas Flood 1843-1901 Born In Ireland Studied Law And
called to the English bar, 1868. Served as war correspondent du...
(George Brown Era) Roads in Upper Canada in 1834, 54; improveme...
Notre Dame Des Victoires
Church in Quebec. The corner-stone was laid
May 1, 1688, Bisho...
Schank John 1740-1823 Born In Scotland Entered The Navy 1758
Commanded the Canso in the St. Lawrence, 1766. Placed in charge...
Monckton Robert 1726-1782 Born In England Served In Flanders
1742; sent to Nova Scotia, 1752, and appointed lieutenant-gover...
Robineau De Portneuf Pierre
Son of Rene Robineau, Baron de
Becancour, a lieutenant in the ...
Lemoyne Mme Jacques
(Bishop Laval era) Land bought from, for church at Montreal,
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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