Canadian History Dictionary Fort Wayne
(General Brock era) Expedition to, under Captain Muir, 274, 275...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Or Half-breeds, view with alarm the ...
Rae John 1813-1893 Served As A Surgeon In The Hudson's Bay
Company. In 1846-1847 made two exploring expeditions. Accompani...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Evils of methods of granting, 74; ...
A tribe of the Iroquois confederacy. Their country lay west
(Samuel de Champlain era) One of De Caen's vessels, 156.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Settler from Normandy, 252.
Doyle Sir Charles Hastings 1805-1883 Served In The Army Commander
of the forces in Nova Scotia, 1861-1868; lieutenant-governor of...
(Egerton Ryerson era) Appointed to take charge of improvement o...
(Lord Dorchester era) Commissioner for exchange of prisoners, 2...
(George Brown Era) Beginnings of agitation for, in Canada, 231;...
Index : Lord Dorchester Era His Hostility To Great Britain 273 274 281 His Defeat
for the presidency, in 1797, 298. (General Brock era) Purchases...
Greeley Horace 1811-1872 American Journalist Index : William Lyon Mackenzie Era Editor
of New York Tribune, 472; Mackenzie's friend, 473; his influenc...
(Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay Company post, built on Fra...
Colebrooke Sir William Macbean George 1787-1870 After Serving In
the army, and as political agent in the East, became lieutenant...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Haldimand's opinion of, 335.
Moss Thomas 1836-1881 Born In Cobourg Ontario Educated At Gale's
Institute, Upper Canada College, Toronto, and at the University...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Defeats Mackenzie, 308.
Came to Canada with Champlain, 1615. Returned to
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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