Canadian History Dictionary Conservative Party
(George Brown Era) Organized by Sir John A. Macdonald, out of o...
Index : Joseph Howe Era Joseph Howe's Letter To 1866 190 Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks Era On Responsible
government, 90; in political controversy, 1844, 238; his "Five ...
St Lawrence Channel
(Sir Georges E. Cartier era) Cartier favours deepening of, 45.
Winslow John 1702-1774 Born In Plymouth Massachusetts Entered
the army. In 1740 captain of a company that served in the exped...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Brother-in-law of Champlain, 134, 145...
Henry Alexander The Elder 1739-1824 One Of The Pioneer Fur
traders in north-western America. Born in New Jersey. Entered t...
Hunter Captain Of
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Obtains information as to movements of F...
A village on the St. Lawrence, north shore, below
Kaministiquia Or Kaministikwia Fort
At mouth of river of same name,
north-west shore of Lake Super...
Stewart Sir William 1774-1827 British General Index : General Brock Era In
command of marines in expedition to Baltic, 24, 29; organizes R...
Byng John 1704-1757 Born In England Entered The Navy In 1718 In
1727-1736 stationed at Mahon, Minorca; and in 1747-1748 command...
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Vidal Alexander 1819-1906 Born At Brocknell Berkshire England
Educated at Christ's Hospital, London, and in 1834 came to Cana...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) A storeship launched at Montreal, 244.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Third aide-de-camp to Montcalm, 2; accom...
Badgley William 1801-1888 Born In Montreal Studied Law And Called
to the bar, 1823. Member of the Legislative Assembly, 1847-1855...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Recollet, returns to France, 209.
La Galissonniere Rolland-michel Barren Comte De
Came to New France
as administrator of the government until th...
Pelletier Sir Charles Alphonse Pantaleon 1837- Born At Riviere
Ouelle, Quebec. Educated at Laval University; studied law, and ...
Des Brisay Alexander C
(Tilley era) Confederate candidate in New Brunswick,
A community of Iroquois, chiefly drawn from the
Oneida and Mohawk, and speaking a modification of the Mohawk tongue.
Having been converted by the Jesuit missionaries, they were induced to
settle in 1668 at La Prairie, near Montreal. In 1676 they removed to
Sault St. Louis, and the majority have remained in that vicinity ever
since. About 1755 a new settlement was formed at St. Regis, farther up
the St. Lawrence. Many accompanied the fur traders to the west as
hunters. In the narratives of the fur trade they are referred to as
Iroquois. =Index=: (Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Their sympathies secured for Congress by
Jesuits, 130; village of, burned by Sir John Johnson, 156; their
disloyalty, 189. =Bib.=: Colden, Five Nations; Hodge, Handbook of
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