Canadian History Dictionary Ridout Thomas G
(1792-1861). Born near Sorel. Removed with his
family to Niaga...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Simcoe's desire to establish, 169. See...
Newspaper published at Ottawa. Established, 1844. =Index=:
Somerville Alexander 1811-1885 Born In Scotland Served In The
regular army. Came to Canada, 1858. Took up newspaper work; for...
Pont-grave Francois Grave Sieur Du Pont
A merchant of St. Malo;
sailed for Tadoussac with Chauvin, 160...
Menneval Robineau De
Governor of Acadia in 1689, with headquarters
at Port Royal. I...
Lauzon-charny Charles De
Son of Jean de Lauzon, and administrator of
New France after t...
First seignior in New France. Mentioned at Quebec in
Cartier And His Time
Minutes of the Executive Council,
correspondence, registers, i...
(Sir John A Macdonald era) Liberal, elected for Montreal in by-...
(Tilley era) Teacher in Gagetown Grammar School, New
(Bishop Laval era) Practised in colony in early days, 122.
Garneau Francois-xavier 1809-1866 Studied Law And Practised As A
notary; afterwards clerk of the Legislative Assembly and city c...
(Bishop Laval era) Proposed appointment of, as bishop in Asia, ...
Ross John 1818-1871 Born In County Antrim Ireland Emigrated To
Canada; educated at the district school, Brockville. In 1839 ca...
Bib : Cyc Am Biog Bradley The Making Of Canada Lucas
History of Canada; Smith, Our Struggle for the Fourteenth Colon...
Murray George Henry 1861- Born In Grand Narrows Nova Scotia
Educated at the public schools and at Boston University; studie...
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Newspaper, Mackenzie starts, 320; ...
Markland George H
(Egerton Ryerson era) Member of Legislative Council, Upper Cana...
Caron Rene Edouard 1800-1876 Born In The Parish Of Ste Anne
Lower Canada. Educated at the Seminary of Quebec and at St. Pie...
Came to Canada, 1639, with Madame de la Peltrie,
Marie de l'Incarnation, and Fathers Vimont and Poncet. Accompanied
Brebeuf as missionary to the Neutral Nation, whose country was along the
north shore of Lake Erie, 1640. Sent to the Onondagas, 1655. Missionary
in charge of the Hurons at Old Lorette, where, in 1674, he built the
chapel in honour of Our Lady of Loretto. Died, Feb. 21, 1693. =Index=:
(Bishop Laval era) Accompanies mission to Gannentaha, 65; chief promoter of cult of
Holy Family, 86. =Bib.=: Shea, Vie de Chaumonot; Parkman, Jesuits in
North America; Campbell, Pioneer Priests of North America.
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