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(General Brock era) Brig belonging to North West Company, 210; ...
(Wilmot era) Member for Queens, New Brunswick, an advocate of
Indian Posts In West
(Lord Dorchester era) Temporary retention of, by Great Britain,...
On Stikine River. =Index=: (Sir James Douglas era) Hudson's Bay...
Bib : Dict Nat Biog
Newspaper published at Montreal. =Index=: (Baldwin / La Fontain...
Bib : Bryce Manitoba
(George Brown Era) His account of the negotiations between Brow...
(Tilley era) Came over in the Mayflower in 1620, 2.
Buller Charles 1806-1848 Born In Calcutta Entered Parliament In
1830; and called to the bar, 1831. In 1838 secretary to Lord Du...
Kaye John W
(Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era) Quoted on Metcalfe, 156, 1...
Doutre Joseph 1825-1886 Born In Beauharnois Quebec Called To The
bar, 1847. Early became a leader of the Liberal party. One of t...
Duquesne De Menneville Michel Ange Marquis De
Appointed governor of
New France 1752, in succession to La Jon...
Edward And Annie
(Mackenzie / Selkirk / Simpson era) The vessel which brought th...
Lyons Richard Bickerton Pemell Earl 1817-1887 British
diplomatist. =Index=: (George Brown Era) British ambassador at ...
(Lord Dorchester era) Brings news of Arnold's attack on St. Joh...
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Ex-Jesuit, his erratic habits, 48...
See Chauvin, Pierre de.
The first submarine cables in America were those laid between
Jesuit missionary in the Huron country, 1643. Had been
a professor of rhetoric in France, before coming to Canada. When the
Hurons were driven from their country by the Iroquois, in 1649, he and
Garnier led their demoralized flock to the Island of St. Joseph, in
Matchadash Bay, an inlet of Georgian Bay. Even here the Iroquois
followed them, and attacked the mission of St. Jean, Dec. 7, 1649.
Chabanel had left the place a short time before, and so escaped the
general massacre. He, however, fell a victim to one of his own Hurons,
who confessed that he had murdered the missionary and thrown his body
into a river. =Index=: (Bishop Laval era) Died a martyr, 62. =Bib.=: Parkman, Jesuits
in North America.
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